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Thorpeness (28 Pictures) in the county of Suffolk

(2.5 miles, 4.0 km, direction SE of Leiston)

Thorpeness's quaint village sign gives the visitor some hint of the surprises to come, it depicts the House in the Clouds and Windmill, for which the village is most noted...

The old home of Benjamin Britten

Aldeburgh (113 Pictures) a Seaside Town in the county of Suffolk

(3.9 miles, 6.2 km, direction S of Leiston)

Aldeburgh is a seaside retreat with boundless charm. The history of the resort quite possibly reaches back to Saxon times, certainly during the Middle Ages it was a prosperous port and later it became known as a fishing centre...

Information Bureau at Snape Maltings

Snape (26 Pictures) a Seaside Town in the county of Suffolk

(4.3 miles, 6.9 km, direction SW of Leiston)

Snape is not simply unique for its beautiful location at the head of the River Alde, it is also unique as a village with an international reputation for music...

The Bell Inn

Walberswick (39 Pictures) a Picturesque Village in the county of Suffolk

(8.2 miles, 13.2 km, direction NE of Leiston)

A pretty seaside village along the Suffolk coast, sat along the mouth of the river Blyth, with the neighbouring town of Southwold 1 mile to the North. Within Walberswick there is.....

The Quayside

Orford (26 Pictures) a Seaside Town in the county of Suffolk

(8.3 miles, 13.3 km, direction S of Leiston)

Orford retains a tranquil atmosphere, it is ideal for people wishing for a relaxing time just messing around in boats, crabbing, walking, bird-watching, or just to sit, soak up the peaceful charm of the place whilst enjoying wonderful views...

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Leiston Abbey

Leiston Abbey (14 Pictures)

(1.0 miles, 1.6 km)

These are the evocative remains of an abbey founded when the order of the land was God first, followed by King and country. The.....

The Moot Hall, Aldeburgh Museum, Aldeburgh, Suffolk.

The Moot Hall Museum (1 Pictures)

(3.3 miles, 5.3 km, direction SE)


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Orford Ness Nature Reserve (9 Pictures)

(8.2 miles, 13.3 km, direction S)

Visitors to this lovely town wishing to see the Nature Reserve have to catch a ferry from Orford Quay. The reserve is the.....

Orford Castle, Suffolk

Orford Castle (5 Pictures)

(8.3 miles, 13.3 km, direction S)

Orford Castle stands guard over the coast from a high vantage position above the River Alde. It was built by Henry II in the.....

Framlingham Castle

Framlingham Castle (10 Pictures)

(9.7 miles, 15.6 km, direction W)

On reaching the curve of Market Hill a quaint, colourful sign proclaims to the visitor that you have arrived in the pretty market.....

Sutton Hoo Exhibition

Sutton Hoo (25 Pictures)

(13.1 miles, 21.1 km, direction SW)

Sutton Hoo can be found amongst the marshy creeks and reedy rivers of Suffolk. It is perhaps most famous as the setting of one.....

Lowestoft Museum

Lowestoft Museum (1 Pictures)

(19.1 miles, 30.8 km, direction N)

This pleasurable museum can be found located in Broad House, a delightful castellated building situated in Nicholas Everitt.....

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