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Medieval markets, mazes & Morris dancing
The Essex countryside is ideal for cycling. A gently-rolling landscape with green lanes winding through farmland, river valleys and picturesque villages and cottages at every turn.Discover the Essex countryside and villages with these fascinating routes. Visit Saffron Walden, an ancient town with a rich heritage of old buildings reflecting its wealth as a rural market town.Stop off at Thaxted, an attractive historic town and a real architectural gem. As well as its landmark buildings, St John the Baptist church and the 15th century Guildhall there is plenty more to see.Parking available in Saffron Walden or Thaxted.Nearest Train station: Audley End station is on part of the route.
Cycle Route: Saffron Walden and Thaxted
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Map reference: TL 611308 Lat: 51.95235 Long: 0.34287