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Things to do in Braintree

Large town between Chelmsford and Colchester on the River Blackwater

Are you looking for things to do in Braintree? We've got plenty of great ideas for you across the town.




 

  Attractions

Boydells Dairy Farm

The farm is open to the public and specialises in sheep milking. Set in the beautiful North Essex countryside.
Wethersfield
Braintree
Essex
CM7 4AQ

01371850481

 

Marks Hall Estate

Marks Hall is an historic estate whose gardens and park have recently been transformed into a major horticultural attraction.
Coggeshall
Essex
CO6 1TG

 

Leez Priory

Great wedding venue.
Hartford End
Great Leighs
Chelmsford
CM3 1JP

 

Coggeshall Grange Barn

National Trust - Oldest surviving timber-framed barn in Europe.
Essex
CO6 1RE

 

Paycocke's

National Trust - Splendid example of a half-timbered house.
Essex
CO6 1NS

 
 

  Museums

Coggeshall Museum FREE

The museum is located next to the Village Hall and adjoins Coggeshall's free car park. There is one disabled parking space outside.
Stoneham Street
Coggeshall
CO6 1UH

01376563003

 
 

  Parks

Brookes Reserve FREE

This 60 acre site comprises over 40 acres of ancient woodland, the rest being former arable fields.
Between Sisted and Greenstead Green
North east of Braintree
Essex
CM77 8BW

 

Phyllis Currie Nature Reserve FREE

This 22 acre nature reserve is an attractive and varied landscape in its own right with a large lake, secondary woodland, scrub.
Dumney Lane
Great Leighs
Essex
CM3 1PE

 

Sandylay And Moat Woods Nature Reserve FREE

This 18.5 acre reserve is home to two small attractive woods next to one another and they were donated to the Trust in 1982.
Great Leighs
Essex
CM3 1PS

 

Tiptree Heath Nature Reserve FREE

The largest area of lowland heathland remaining in Essex.
Tiptree
Essex
CO5 0PT

 

Shut Heath Wood Nature Reserve FREE

This 50 acre reserve is just below the crest of the Great Totham Ridge and includes 23 acres of ancient woodland.
Great Totham
Essex
CM8 3ED

 
 

  Cinema

Cineworld Braintree

Multi-screen cinema.
Freeport Leisure
Charter Way
Braintree
CM77 8YH

03303334444

 

Reel Picture House

Quaint community cinema with eclectic programme.
Village Hall
Stoneham Street
CO6 1UH

 
 

  Golf

Gosfield Lake Golf Club

Golf Club.
Hall Drive
Gosfield
Halstead
Essex
CO9 1SE

 

Braxted Park Golf Club

Golf Club.
Braxted Park
Witham
Essex
CM8 3EN

 

Colne Valley Golf Club

Golf Club.
Station Road
Earls Colne
Essex
CO6 2LT

 

Forrester Park Golf Club

Golf Club.
Beckingham Road
Maldon
Essex
CM9 8EA

 

Braintree Golf Club

Golf Club.
Kings Lane
Stisted
Braintree
Essex
CM7 8DA

 

Benton Hall Golf Club

Golf Club.
Wickham Hill
Witham
Essex
CM8 3LH

 

Essex Golf & Country Club

Golf Club.
Earls Colne
Nr Colchester
Essex
CO6 2NS

 

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Bury St Edmunds (26.5 miles)
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Ipswich (28.7 miles)
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Harlow (19.9 miles)
Hertford (27.4 miles)
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Felixstowe (34.6 miles)
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Chigwell (26.5 miles)
Loughton (26.5 miles)
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