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Coggeshall Village Hall, Stoneham Street, Coggeshall, Essex, CO61UH

tel: 01376 563003

Exhibitions and photographs of Coggeshall's industrial, agricultural and social history. Coggeshall lace, working loom, archaeology, Coggeshall bricks, video footage and computerised postcard show. Town tours by prior arrangement.

 

High Street, Colchester, Essex, CO1 1PJ

tel: 01206 282920

Located just north of the High Street and includes: Maidenburgh Street, West Stockwell Street, East Stockwell Street, Stockwell Street, St Helen's Lane, Northgate Street and Nunn's Road.

 

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Eastbury Square, Barking, Essex, IG11 9SN

tel: 020 8724 1002 

Important brick-built Tudor gentry house, completed about 1573, little altered since. Early 17th-century wall-paintings showing fishing scenes and a cityscape grace the former Great Chamber.

 

Church End, Foulness Island, Southend-on-Sea, SS3 9XQ

tel: 01702 217836

Museum and archive collection displaying 1000 years of Foulness History. Opportunity for guided tours.

 

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Castle Park, Colchester, Essex, CO1 1UG

tel: 01206 282940

An important part of Colchester's rich history with three centuries of fascinating toys, costume and decorative arts displayed in an attractive Georgian town house from 1718.

 

Fishmarket Street, Thaxted, Essex, CM6 2PG

tel: 01371 830285

Brick tower mill built 1804 with small museum. In full working order with the original mill machinery intact.

 

Little Easton Manor, Park Road, Great Dunmow, Essex, CM6 2JN

tel: 01371 872857

Norman church with wall paintings and brasses. Memorial chapel with monuments to the distinguished ancestors of the famous Countess of Warwick (King Edward VII's 'Darling Daisy'). Memorial to the actress Dame Ellen Terry.

 

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Southchurch Hall Close, Southend-on-Sea, Essex, SS1 2TE

tel: 01702 467671

13th-14th century timber-framed moated manor house with Tudor additions. Period room settings from the Middle Ages to the 19th century. Exhibition of history of house and manor.

 

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The Gibberd Garden, Marsh Lane, Gilden Way, Harlow, Essex, CM17 0NA

tel: 01279 442112

Sir Frederick and Lady Patricia Gibberd’s former home, conserved as they left it and open to the public along with their extraordinary, 7 acre, Grade II listed garden.

 

Alderford Street, Sible Hedingham, Essex, CO9 3XH

tel: 0345 603 7624 

One of the most complete historic watermills in Essex with most of the original machinery. Restored working water wheel. Open weekends in spring and summer.

 

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Audley End, Saffron Walden, Essex, CB11 4JF

tel: 01799 522842

Step back in time and see Victorian life come to life before your eyes at Audley End House and Gardens. You can experience what life was like at one of England’s grandest stately homes.

 

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Audley End Road, Saffron Walden, Essex, CB11 4JB

tel: 01799 510726

The Audley End Miniature Railway and Enchanted Fairy and Elf Walk is a family fun day out near Saffron Walden, Essex full of innocent fun and imagination

 

54c Chapel Street, Billericay, Essex, CM12 9LS

tel: 01277 500121

Billericay Brewing Company is a microbrewery and beer shop based in Billericay. We make bottled conditioned craft beers that have taste and character.

 

Calcott Hall Farm, Ongar Road, Brentwood, CM15 9HS

tel: 01277 200483

Micro Brewery based in Brentwood, Essex. We brew traditional and craft beers and offer tours and brewery experience days. We also put on 4 beer festivals across the year.

 

Chickney, Broxted, Dunmow, Essex, CM6 2BY

tel: 01223 324 442

A remote unspoilt delight

 

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Hedingham Station, Yeldham Road, Castle Hedingham, Essex, CO9 3DZ

tel: 01787 461174

One mile length of line with re-located buildings, large collection of heritage rolling stock, steam and diesel locomotives and miniature and model railways. Special events including Thomas and Santa specials.

 

Epping Upland, Epping, Essex, CM16 5HS

tel: 0207 267 1679

Copped Hall was the burnt-out shell of a fine Georgian mansion but now being restored. Superbly sited on a ridge overlooking its landscaped parkland. The mansion and gardens are situated on a site of ancient human habitation.

 

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Cressing Temple Barns, Witham Road, Cressing, Nr. Witham, CM77 8PD

tel: 0333 013 2738

Historically the most important - and dimensionally the largest - of the Knights Templar's Essex landholdings, Cressing Temple is a fascinating medieval moated farmstead boasting the oldest recorded timber-framed barn in the world.