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Show more details of Alderford Watermill

Alderford Street, Sible Hedingham, Essex, CO9 3XH

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.

 
 
Show more details of Battlesbridge Antiques Centre

The Old Granary, Hawk Hill, Battlesbridge, Essex, SS11 7RE

5 interesting old buildings housing over 70 dealers in antiques & crafts. On the banks of the River Crouch in a picturesque hamlet, with tea rooms and 18th century pub. Visits to the Classic Motor Cycle Museum on Sundays or by appointment.

 
 
Show more details of Beecroft Art Gallery
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Station Road, Southend-on-Sea, Essex, SS0 7RA

The gallery houses some 2,000 works, including works by Constable, Molenaer, Lear and Seago. The gallery also hosts temporary exhibitions and is the home of the Essex artists open exhibition.

 
 
Show more details of Blake House Craft Centre
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Blake End, Braintree, Essex, CM77 6RA

Blake House is one of the prettiest craft centres in Essex, home to twenty exclusive shops, Minigolf and maize maze.

 
 
Show more details of Bobbit's Hole Nature Reserve

Main Rd, Dovercourt, Essex, CO12 3HJ

A small nature reserve of approx 2 acres with a small pond. Used by local groups, schools etc for educational purposes. Also by general public to view flora & fauna

 
 
Show more details of Bridge End Garden
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Bridge End, Saffron Walden, Essex, CB10 1HR

Bridge End Garden was laid out by the Gibson family in the nineteenth century and is open to the public each day free of charge. Recently restored back to its former glory.

 
 
Show more details of Chelmsford Museum
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Oaklands Park, Moulsham Street, Chelmsford, Essex, CM2 9AQ

Local and social history from prehistory to present day; fine and decorative arts (ceramics, glass); coins; natural history (geology, animals, live beehive). Exhibitions and events. Set in park with children's play area.

 
 
Show more details of Cherry Orchard Jubilee Country Park

Cherry Orchard Jubilee Country Park, B1013, Cherry Orchard Way, Rochford, Essex, SS4 1PN

Situated in the rolling countryside of the Roach Valley, the 200 acre country park makes the most of it's setting with a mix of open grassland, woodland, a lake, and a network of paths & bridleways.

 
 
Show more details of Chickney, St Mary`s Church

Chickney, Broxted, Dunmow, Essex, CM6 2BY

This atmospheric and remote pre-Conquest church has a 14th century tower and Saxon nave and chancel

 
 
Show more details of Clacton Factory Outlet

Stephenson Road West, Clacton-on-Sea, Essex, CO15 4TL

Clacton Factory Outlet offers stores with famous named brands in fashion, footwear, home wares, jewellery, books, tents/outdoor equipment and confectionery at up to 60% off high street prices.

 
 
Show more details of Clacton Pier

1 North Sea, Clacton-on-Sea, Essex, CO15 1QX

Six and a half acres of fun and entertainment, including under cover and outside fairground, amusements, side stalls, cafés and take aways, Seaquarium, public house with children's play area and lots more for all the family.

 
 
Show more details of Copt Hall Marshes

Little Wigborough, Essex, UK

Situated on the remote and attractive Blackwater Estuary, they are part of the Blackwater site of Special Scientific Interest. The salt marshes are rich in overwintering wildfowl and wading birds.

 
 
Show more details of Danbury Common and Lingwood

Off Riffhams Chase, Little Baddow, Chelmsford, Essex, CM2

Owned by the National Trust, Danbury Commons and Blakes wood encompass a large expanse of heathland, gorse and coppice, in addition to woodland.

 
 
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Village Centre, Dedham, Essex, CO7 6DE

Set by the River Stour, Dedham is in the heart of Constable Country.

 
 
Show more details of Dedham Art and Craft Centre

High Street, Dedham, Essex, CO7 6AD

This beautifully converted church showcases the work of over 40/50 creative artisans and the buying skills of specialist retailers on its top two floors while the ground floor houses a Lifestyle Living showroom and a tearoom.

 
 
Show more details of firstsite
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Lewis Gardens, High Street, Colchester, Essex, CO1 1JH

firstsite is Colchester's contemporary visual arts organisation.

 
 
Show more details of Flatford: Bridge Cottage
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Flatford, East Bergholt, Nr Ipswich, Suffolk, CO7 6UL

A delightful 16th century cottage just minutes from Flatford Mill. Why not visit our Constable exhibition then sit by the river and enjoy a freshly baked cake at the National Trust tea room and find a gift in our shop.

 
 
Show more details of Fry Art Gallery

Castle Street, Saffron Walden, Essex, CB10 1BD

Unique collection of work by 20th century artists who have lived in and around Great Bardfield & Saffron Walden, e.g. Edward Bawden, Michael Rothenstein, Eric Ravilious and others. Facebook: The Fry Art Gallery, Twitter: @FryArtGallery

 
 
Show more details of Gunpowder Park
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Sewardstone Road, Waltham Abbey, Essex, EN9 3GP

Open since 2004, Gunpowder has been reclaimed and regenerated from its former use as a Royal Ordnance munitions testing facility.

 
 
Show more details of Hatfield Forest

The National Trust, Hatfield Forest Estate Office, Takeley, Essex, CM22 6NE

Hatfield Forest is a rare surviving example of a Medieval Royal Hunting Forest. It has wonderful ancient trees which are like magnificent living sculptures. Visit the shore of the lake & find all the facilities you need.

 
 
Show more details of Hollytrees Museum
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Castle Park, Colchester, Essex, CO1 1UG

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.

 
 
Show more details of Hylands House and Estate
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Hylands Park, London Road, Chelmsford, Essex, CM2 8WQ

Rescued from ruin & steeped in history, Hylands House is a fascinating & beautifully restored country house, dating from 1730. Hylands House is now open to the public every Sunday throughout the year, & on Mondays during the summer months.

 
 
Show more details of Lee Valley Regional Park

Myddelton House, Bulls Cross, Enfield, Middlesex, EN2 9HG

Enjoy a picnic, hop on a bike, explore the countryside, take a boat trip along the River Lee, discover wondrous wildlife or enjoy one of the many family events throughout the year.

 
 
Show more details of Little Bromley, St Mary

Barlon Road, Little Bromley, Manningtree, Essex, CO11 2PP

This delightful country church is surrounded on all sides by flat Essex farmland. The nave is Norman, the chancel of about 1300, and the timber-framed porch 16th century.

 
 
Show more details of Mountfitchet Castle Experience

Stansted Mountfitchet, Essex, CM24 8SP

Mountfitchet Castle Experience is a multi attraction incorporating Mountfitchet Castle & Norman Village of 1066, House on the Hill Toy Museum and Dinosaur Encounters.

 
 
Show more details of Myddelton House Gardens

Bulls Cross, Enfield, Hertfordshire, EN2 9HG

Delve into the beautiful eight acres of Myddelton House Gardens and discover the compelling story of Edward Augustus Bowles, one of Britain’s most famous self-taught gardeners, artists and expert botanists.

 
 
 
 
 
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