Things to see & do in Dunmow
Great Dunmow lies on the River Chelmer in north west Essex, between Bishop's Stortford, Braintree and Chelmsford, near Stansted Airport and the M11 motorway.
Today, Great Dunmow is home to around 9000 people and is popular with commuters, due to its mix of rural charm and good transport connections to London.
Dunmow Tourist Attractions:
Easton Lodge Gardens, Warwick House, Little Easton, CM6 2BB, Restored 1902 Italian gardens, small museum and exhibition..
Great Dunmow Maltings, Maltings, Mill Lane, Great Dunmow, CM6 1BG, in the maltings, showing the local history of the town,
Thaxted north on the B184, a small town with some interesting buildings, almshouses, restored timbered frame Guildhall and a windmill. There is a Saxon Church at nearby Chickney with a 14th century tower.
Finchingfield Windmill, Haverhill Road, Finchingfield. On B1057 north east. A small 18th century Post Mill, set in a pretty village.
House on the Hill Museum Adventure, Stansted Mountfitchet, CM24 8SP, over the M1, A120 into Bishop's Stortford then north on B1383. From Thaxted take the B1051 west. Three museums in one place, has to be the largest toy museum in the world, plus a rock n'roll, film and theatre museum as well as amusement machines from the end-of-the-pier.
Mountfitchet Castle & Norman Village, Stansted Mountfitchet, CM24 8SP, over the M1, A120 into Bishop's Stortford then north on B1383. From Thaxted take the B1051 west. Travel back in time to 1066, reconstructed castle and village on original site. Shows like as it was , and includes a prison.
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19 hotels in this region
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Number 10 The AbbeyWymondham
Priory HotelBury St Edmunds
Brome Grange HotelBrome
Cromer Country Club by Diamond ResortsCromer
Hotel Du Vin CambridgeCambridge
Number 82 The Unthank ApartmentsNorwich
Bedford Swan HotelBedford
Park Inn By Radisson PalaceSouthend on Sea
Golden Lion HotelHunstanton
Holiday Inn Peterborough WestPeterborough
Carlton HotelGreat Yarmouth
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