Kettlebaston is a village and civil parish in England. It is in the Babergh district of Suffolk, about 3 miles (5 km) east of Lavenham. There are just 28 houses in the village. The village's name comes from Kitelbeornastuna, a Scandinavian name that means "Kitelbjorn's farm." Today, the name is pronounced like Kettlebarston. The village was mentioned for the first time in the Domesday Book in 1086.
The Kettlebaston website, which contains a wealth of information regarding the village and its past, can be found at www.kettlebaston.com
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- "Church of St Mary, Kettlebaston". British Listed Buildings. Retrieved 2011-08-17.