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Interesting & Historical Facts about Linton

The wife of author Graham Greene once owned the Queens House in Linton. The house was bought in 1947 and sold in 1948 as Greenes wife didn't like the house. But Greene wanted to keep the house because he wanted to be close to his mistress.

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St Mary's Church

Saffron Walden (198 Pictures) a Historic Market Town in the county of Essex

(5.3 miles, 8.5 km, direction S of Linton)

The outstanding feature of Saffron Walden is its rich variety of properties tangled around its web of ancient streets...

St Mary The Virgin, Wendens Ambo

Wendens Ambo (5 Pictures) a Picturesque Village in the county of Essex

(7.2 miles, 11.6 km, direction SW of Linton)

This enchanting village with its unusual name lies at the western boundary of the county. Its quaint name comes from the joining of Great and Little Ambo in the 17th century...

Brook Cottage, Kedington, Suffolk

Kedington (8 Pictures) in the county of Suffolk

(8.9 miles, 14.4 km, direction E of Linton)

The Stour Valley footpath leads into Kedington which has several eye catching focal points, including a pretty arched bridge spanning the river and a lovely 18th-century watermill...


Cambridge (438 Pictures) a Historic City in the county of Cambridgeshire

(10.0 miles, 16.1 km, direction NW of Linton)

Cambridge has an abundance of magnificent buildings, and these together with riverside walks, wonderful museums and quaint old streets, quickly draw the visitor under the spell of this historic and charming City..

Almshouse and Windmill Thaxted

Thaxted (45 Pictures) in the county of Essex

(10.4 miles, 16.8 km, direction S of Linton)

The village of Thaxted is stunningly beautiful with many reminders that it was once and perhaps always has been an extremely prosperous place...

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Gates at Bridge End Gardens

Bridge End Gardens (15 Pictures)

(5.3 miles, 8.6 km, direction S)

These perfectly laid out gardens were started in the mid 18th century by Atkinson Francis Gibson. They are particularly noted.....


Saffron Walden Castle (10 Pictures)

(5.4 miles, 8.7 km, direction S)

Very little remains of Saffron Walden Castle, but what is here is well worth seeing for it is a fine example of a Norman.....

Saffron Walden Museum, Saffron Walden, Essex

Saffron Walden Museum (6 Pictures)

(5.4 miles, 8.7 km, direction S)

This is the second oldest purpose-built museum in the country. It occupies a gracious russet brick building in an enclosed.....

Audley End House, Saffron Walden, Essex

Audley End (133 Pictures)

(5.9 miles, 9.5 km, direction S)

Once, centuries ago in the days of Henry VIII a Benedictine Abbey stood here. A casualty of King's Dissolution caused by his.....

Imperial War Museum Duxford

Imperial War Museum Duxford (125 Pictures)

(6.4 miles, 10.3 km, direction W)

Duxford retains its wartime atmosphere and, as many of its aeroplanes still fly, you might even see one take to the air during a.....

University Botanic Gardens, Cambridge

University Botanic Gardens (11 Pictures)

(9.2 miles, 14.8 km, direction NW)


Newmarket Racecourse 2003

Newmarket Racecourse (4 Pictures)

(9.7 miles, 15.5 km, direction N)


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