Type of Venue






Or Venue Name


image for Workshop/Course item typeGarden Design at Cressing Temple Barns

  • Self-assessed Accessibility Information

Workshop/Course, Sat 7 Oct 2017

Cressing Temple Barns

Cressing Temple Barns



0333 013 2738


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


With over 15 years’ experience in garden design, Karen will provide credible and essential advice to help you unlock the potential of your very own space. Karen qualified in Garden Design at the highly regarded Writtle College and in Horticultural Practice at Beth Chatto Gardens.
An introduction to the ‘Timeless Template’ used by professionals to guide the layout of today’s’ designs. Karen will teach you to recognise, manipulate and use a design ‘template’ which is used by professionals in both contemporary and traditional gardens. A visit to the Walled Garden will be included within the day.

Baby changing facilitiesCoach parties acceptedDisabled toiletsFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsPicnic sitePublic toiletsAccepts groupsFacilities for conferencing

Toilets can be found on site and include disabled and baby changing facilities.

Event details

Dates Times
Sat 7 Oct 2017 10:30 to 15:30



Events at this Venue

date event
Sat 23 - Sun 24 Sep The Essex Craft & Design Show
Sat 7 Oct Garden Design
Thu 26 - Fri 27 Oct Spooky Fun
Sun 12 Nov Willow Weaving Christmas Tree
Wed 6 Dec Wreath Making
Wed 13 Dec Wreath Making



Plan route to Cressing Temple Barns using Google mapsPlan route using Google maps

Map reference: TL 799187  Lat: 51.83793 Long: 0.60985

From Colchester take the A12 to Witham. Head out towards Braintree on the B1018. Cressing Temple Barns are well sign posted.

Parking: free


  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • Picnic sitePicnic site
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Facilities for conferencingFacilities for conferencing

Toilets can be found on site and include disabled and baby changing facilities.

Self-Assessed Accessibility Details


  • The surface of the car park and pathway leading to entrance:
    • Yesis gravel
  • YesDrop-off point for guests outside entrance
  • The route from the parking area to the entrance:
    • YesIs flat (i.e. without steps)

Public Areas

  • Level access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift:
    • YesFrom the entrance to reception / ticket area
    • YesTo a specially adapted public toilet suitable for wheelchair users
  • YesGood contrast between the floor and walls
  • YesBaby changing facilities


  • YesEntrance is well lit


  • YesRoutes/pathways suitable for wheelchair users or visitors with limited mobility