Around the area


Historic Houses, Gardens and Attractions

Audley End House and garden

Kentwell Hall

Copped Hall

Hatfield Forest

Henry Moore Studios and Gardens

Beth Chatto Gardens

Grange Barn

Paycocke’s House and Garden 

Gibberd Garden, Harlow

Hyde Hall, RHS Garden



Local Flavour

Great Dunmow
Home of the Flitch Trials. Local, independent shops and great coffee houses with butchers, greengrocers and bakers. Recommend the Tuesday market.

Saffron Walden
Busy market town, full of local charm. Great market on Saturday with superb fish stall/seafood bar. Home to the Fry Art Gallery and Saffron Hall.

Great Garnetts Farmers Market
2nd Saturday each month.  

A medieval town with a famous guildhall, magnificent church and restored windmill. Well known for its Morris Men and the Thaxted Festival.



Walks, Cycling and Riding

Footpaths through Great Canfield

Flitch Way, for cycling and walking with a couple of cafes en-route

We are situated on Sustrans cycle route 50

Ashfields Carriage and Polo Cub