• Markshall
  • Landscape of green grass, blue skies and a variety of trees.
  • Family den building in a natural woodland
  • Collection of Wollemi pines with green grass, blue skies and longer grasses

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Explore trees from across the world in Markshall's world-class Arboretum. Discover the unique landscape that extends over 2,350 acres of Essex countryisde. There is something for everyone at Markshall. From Percy's Play & Picnic Paddock, four geographic zones to discover to the beautiful Walled Gardens and Flower Garden - there is something for everyone at Markshall.

The Orchard Kitchen café, is open Friday - Sunday, bank holiday mondays and school holidays servining, homemade meals, light refreshments and cream teas. Looking for something special? Ask about their afternoon teas, and look out for their special events.  Green fingered? Then stop by the Plant Centre for inspiration direct from the Arboretum. 

Join in the fun with Markshall's year-round events programme, including talks and tours, family friendly activities, Percy's Adventures and markets. 

Markshall also offers venue hire and is the perfect setting for family gatherings, parties and corporate events.

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Please see website for admission prices www.markshall.org.uk



  • Disabled access
  • Wheelchairs available


  • On-site catering
  • On-site light refreshments
  • Picnic site - We welcome picnics on Pound Field, across the Iron Bridge and opposite the Visitor Centre.


  • Coach parking

Property Facilities

  • Dogs Accepted

Target Markets

  • Coach parties accepted

Map & Directions

Road Directions

By road - between B1024 and A120 north of Coggeshall. Follow the brown signs from A120 Coggeshall Bypass. The nearest railway station is Marks Tey, which is 5.8 miles away.



Marks Hall Road, Coggeshall, Essex, CO6 1TG

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Opening Times

Winter Opening (11 Mar 2025 - 13 Mar 2025)

* Open Tuesdays - Sundays from 1st April 2023. Please see website for opening times and days www.markshall.org.uk

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The Fairhurst Family enjoying The Wild Wood at Markshall Estate Orchard Kitchen Café at Markshall Estate, ColchesterDiscover North Essex's best kept secret. Marks Hall Estate is a beautiful heritage landscape that extends to over 2,350 acres of Essex countryside. Enjoy a year-round events programme, stunning walks, adventures in The Wild Wood play area, seasonal produce in our café, and much more.

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