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Cottages on the Common

Danbury (6 Pictures) in the county of Essex

(8.4 miles, 13.5 km, direction SE of Great Leighs)

Picturesque English village of great charm. Surrounded almost entirely by open countryside Danbury has immense appeal for the tourist...

Chelmer and Blackwater Navigation Canal

Maldon (139 Pictures) a Seaside Town in the county of Essex

(9.7 miles, 15.6 km, direction SE of Great Leighs)

A fine old town, beautifully set on a ridge above the Blackwater, with views across Northey Island and Osea Island...

Thaxted Parish Church

Thaxted (45 Pictures) in the county of Essex

(11.1 miles, 17.9 km, direction NW of Great Leighs)

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

Castle Hedingham village, Essex

Castle Hedingham (26 Pictures) a Picturesque Village in the county of Essex

(12.1 miles, 19.4 km, direction N of Great Leighs)

Set in enchanting border countryside where the fine old counties of Suffolk and Essex meet, lies the delightful village of Castle Hedingham which has pleasant buildings and an historic castle to explore...

Chipping Ongar town sign

Chipping Ongar (5 Pictures) in the county of Essex

(14.1 miles, 22.6 km, direction SW of Great Leighs)

Chipping Ongar is a pleasing town, it is within easy driving distance of Waltham Abbey and is surrounded by several places of interest...

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Lake in Danbury Park, Chelmsford, Essex, at dusk

Danbury Park Country Park (9 Pictures)

(8.2 miles, 13.2 km, direction S)


Hylands house, Hylands park, Chelmsford, Essex

Hylands Park (8 Pictures)

(8.2 miles, 13.3 km, direction SW)


Hatfield forest country park, near Bishops Stortford, Essex. The forest is over 1000 years old.

Hatfield Forest Country Park (6 Pictures)

(11.5 miles, 18.4 km, direction W)

An ancient royal hunting ground, designated Site of Special Scientific Interest and National Nature Reserve...

Interior of  Hedingham Castle, Essex  26/8/2002

Hedingham Castle (24 Pictures)

(12.5 miles, 20.2 km, direction N)


A picture of East Anglian Railway Museum

East Anglian Railway Museum (3 Pictures)

(12.6 miles, 20.3 km, direction NE)

Where better to take the children for a great day out! Here at the East Anglian Railway Museum, children, mum and dad, even.....

Hyde Hall Gardens

Hyde Hall RHS Garden (45 Pictures)

(12.9 miles, 20.7 km, direction S)


Weald Country Park, Essex

Weald Country Park (3 Pictures)

(17.1 miles, 27.6 km, direction SW)

At almost 500 acres and once a deer park used for hunting by the Abbots of Waltham in around 1063, Weald Park has plenty of.....

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