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Greenstead Church, said to be the world's oldest wooden building, in Greenstead, England

Greenstead (1 Pictures) in the county of Essex

(2.6 miles, 4.2 km, direction NW of Wivenhoe)

Greenstead Church is said to be the oldest wooden building in the world. Well worth a visit....

Brightlingsea

Brightlingsea (33 Pictures) a Seaside Town in the county of Essex

(3.8 miles, 6.1 km, direction SE of Wivenhoe)

A medieval port on the Colne estuary, Brightlingsea was once an associate member of the Cinque Ports. The history of the town goes back to Roman times and it's industry has always been linked to the sea...

Lion Walk shops, Colchester

Colchester (167 Pictures) a Historic Market Town in the county of Essex

(4.0 miles, 6.4 km, direction NW of Wivenhoe)

Interestingly, this is England's oldest-recorded town. It has stood on the banks of the River Colne amid fine Essex countryside throughout some of history's most tempestuous times...

St Osyth in the snow 2009

St Osyth (38 Pictures) in the county of Essex

(6.2 miles, 10.1 km, direction SE of Wivenhoe)

The village is noted for its medieval Priory, a Grade I listed building which started life as a foundation for Augustinian Canons around 1127, it later became an abbey which was eventually dissolved in 1539...

River Stour at Dedham

Flatford (54 Pictures) in the county of Suffolk

(7.1 miles, 11.5 km, direction N of Wivenhoe)

On arrival in Flatford there is little to prepare you for its overwhelming beauty, but you should not be surprised, for this after all is Constable Country, an area made famous by the great landscape painter and which features in so many of his pictures...

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Beth Chatto Gardens, May 2001

Beth Chatto Gardens (22 Pictures)

(1.5 miles, 2.5 km, direction NE)

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St. Botolphs Priory in Colchester

St. Botolph's Priory (3 Pictures)

(3.4 miles, 5.4 km, direction NW)

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Colchester

Colchester Castle (21 Pictures)

(3.6 miles, 5.8 km, direction NW)

Colchester is an ancient town situated on the site where a Roman city once stood. It is most famous for its massive Norman.....

Dedham Art and Craft Centre

Dedham Art and Craft Centre (1 Pictures)

(7.3 miles, 11.8 km, direction N)

The Dedham Art & Craft Centre is situated in the heart of Constable Country, on the North Essex/Suffolk border. In this.....

Willie Lott's Cottage, Flatford Mill, Suffolk

Flatford Mill (52 Pictures)

(7.4 miles, 11.8 km, direction N)

Standing on the River Stour beneath the wonderful open Suffolk sky, Flatford Mill, one of the 18th century water-mills owned by.....

A picture of Chapel of St Peter-on-the-Wall

Chapel of St Peter-on-the-Wall (8 Pictures)

(8.6 miles, 13.8 km, direction S)

The Chapel of St Peter-on-the-Wall is the oldest church in England, having been built by St Cedd in 654ad. It sits right on the.....

A picture of East Anglian Railway Museum

East Anglian Railway Museum (3 Pictures)

(10.1 miles, 16.2 km, direction NW)

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


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