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Written by Mark

Mersea Island

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Mersea Island

Mersea Island Famous for The Mersea Island Pirates and Nature Reserves and the great ‘Company Shed’. This is a lovely place at the end of the world, only accesible at low tide. At first is seems a bit normal, but check out the wonderful salt sea marshes with their eerie bird calls and the seals…

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Written by Mark

Mersey Island Vinyard

5.3 Miles away from your selected location

Mersey Island Vinyard

Legend has it that the Romans grew grapes on Mersea Island and with its gently sloping, south-facing fields, the vineyard is still the perfect place for vines. The present Mersea Island Vineyard was established in 1985. Today there are about ten acres, under five grape varieties, producing some twenty thousand bottles each year. Mersea Island…

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Written by Millie

Beth Chatto Gardens

11.1 Miles away from your selected location

Beth Chatto Gardens

     A soggy weekend in April was transformed by a visit to The Beth Chatto Gardens located in Elmstead Market near Colchester. A 45 minute drive from Edwardstone. A truly inspirational landscape divided into 4 planting sections – Wood, Gravel, Scree and Water. For professional or amateur gardeners there is so much in these…

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Written by Mark

An Artist’s Residence

15.2 Miles away from your selected location

Munnings Museum, Dedham, external photographed by David Burton-2

The Munnings Art Museum on the outskirts of the pretty village of Dedham on the Suffolk/Essex border, is quite possibly the friendliest museum I have ever been to. It’s the home artist Sir Alfred Munnings shared with his wife Violet for forty years up until his death in 1959 and is now open to the…

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A Visitor’s Guide to Constable Country

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A Visitor’s Guide to Constable Country

A Visitor’s Guide to Constable Country in the Dedham Vale Area Of Outstanding Natural Beauty is available, packed full of information about this lovely part of Suffolk. Produced by the Dedham Vale AONB and Stour Valley Project, the 16 page souvenir booklet has some beautiful photographs and it’s easy to see why painter John Constable…

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