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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

Beth Chatto’s Garden

11.1 Miles away from your selected location

Beth Chatto’s Garden

         The Beth Chatto Garden was established in 1960 and has been transformed from its beginnings as an overgrown piece of land, covered in  brambles and boggy ditches into Nationally renowned inspirational series of gardens filled with plants adapted for the different conditions of each one. These include a gravel garden, water garden…

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Written by Mark

Green Island Gardens

12.4 Miles away from your selected location

Green Island Gardens

  Green Island Gardens – Ardleigh “A Little piece of Heaven on Earth” Beautiful woodland gardens and more… Green Island Gardens are private gardens, open for the public to visit in Ardleigh near Colchester, Essex. Professionally designed by its owner Fiona Edmond, Green Island Gardens are laid out as a series of structured gardens displaying…

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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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