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Green Flag Award

Romford Road, Aveley, South Ockendon, Essex, RM15 4XJ

tel: 01708 865628

Woodland, open grassland and lakes suitable for walking, picnics and fishing. Visitor Centre with refreshments on site. Guided tours by arrangement.

 

East Mersea, Colchester, Essex, CO5 8UE

tel: 01206 383868

Cudmore Grove offers visitors a trip to the seaside with a difference at the eastern tip of Mersea Island. The park includes a sandy beach and open grassland, perfect for picnics and great views.

 

Woodhill Road, Danbury, Essex, CM3 4AW

tel: 01245 222350

 

Green Flag Award

Great Notley Country Park, Great Notley, Essex, CM77 7FS

tel: 03330 132900 

Great Notley Country Park covers some 100 acres of open space, which is managed for the benefit of wildlife and the community.

 

Marsh Farm Road, South Woodham Ferrers, CM3 5WP

tel: 01245 222350

A 300-acre country park adjacent to the River Crouch that offers scenic grazing marsh and sea wall walks.

 

Green Flag Award

The Avenue, Brentwood, Essex, CM13 3RZ

tel: 01277 211250

Thorndon Country Park has 500 acres of tranquil woodlands and open park space perfect for exploring the great outdoors. It's also home to the famous Gruffalo Trail.

 

Weald Road, South Weald, Essex, CM14 5QS

tel: 01277 261343 

Enjoy over 500 acres of woodland, lakes, meadows, open grassland and spectacular views at Weald Country Park. The park is famous for its wildlife, including fallow deer, cattle, herons, mallard ducks and other water birds.

 

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Creephedge Lane, Rettendon, Chelmsford, Essex, CM3 8ET

tel: 01245 402019

With sweeping panoramas, big open skies and far reaching views the garden has an eclectic mix of inspirational horticultural styles that provides year-round interest and colour. A great day out for families and friends.

 

Park Road, Ardleigh, Colchester, Essex, CO7 7SP

tel: 01206 230455

20 acres of professionally designed gardens within woodland destroyed by the 1987 hurricane. Now a plantsman's paradise full of unusual plants for all year round colour.

 

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Marks Hall Estate, Marks Hall Road, Coggeshall, Essex, CO6 1TG

tel: 01376 563796

A tree collection from all the temperate areas of the world set in more than 200 acres of historic landscape provides interest and enjoyment throughout the year at Marks Hall.

 

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Beth Chatto's Plants & Gardens, Elmstead Market, Colchester, Essex, CO7 7DB

tel: 01206 822007

2.5 hectares (6 acres) of gravel, water and woodland gardens, a large modern tea room and plant nursery.

 

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Pike Lane, off St Mary's Lane, Upminster, Essex, RM14 3NS

tel: 01708 642970

 

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Marsh Lane, Gilden Way, Harlow, Essex, CM17 0NA

tel: 01279 442112

The Gibberd Garden is a tranquil, 7 acre garden, planned as a series of theatrical spaces, with a unique collection of sculpture – a garden to delight the senses and the mind.