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|Site||Little Walden||Date||Friday 20th October 2017 2:00pm to Sunday 22nd October 2017 4:00pm|
|Stewards||Sue & Neil||Contact numbers|
|Map ref||154/542423||Post code||CB10 1XE|
|Address||Home Farm Fishery, Ashwell House, Little Walden, Saffron Walden|
|Directions||From Saffron Walden, head north on the B1052 towards Little Walden for approximately 2 miles. In Little Walden, pass the Crown pub, turn left into cul-de-sac signposted Petts Lane. Site on the right in 0.5 miles. It is a 3 acre site with a gentle slope. View Larger Map|
|Description|| This site is guaranteed to provide you with all the peace and tranquillity you will need. Located within easy reach of the M11 and a few miles from Saffron Walden.
With fishing on site for the angler that can only be described as outstanding, with two picturesque lakes, all together on one safe complex.
Walden is a quiet little hamlet, on the way to Hadstock. The 18th-century Crown Inn was formerly three cottages, and is very pleasant, with good food and hospitality. On the outskirts of the village is a disused airfield, which was used in World War 2 (RAF Little Walden)
In the area
Saffron Walden Town - 4 miles from the site. A medium-size town, with a rich heritage of old buildings reflecting its wealth as a rural market town. Shoppers enjoy browsing & buying goods from a number of different market stalls & Shops.
Saffron Walden Museum - CB10 1JL – 6 miles from site. One of the oldest museums in the country, opened in 1835, with fine and varied collections.
Linton Zoo - CB21 4NT – 8 miles from site. Will provide an enjoyable family outing. Tigers, Lions, Tapirs, Lemurs, Binturongs, Owls, Parrots, Giant Tortoises, Tarantula Spiders and many others. The zoo is set in 18 acres of beautiful gardens with plenty of picnic areas. Children's play areas for all ages including a Secret Garden Under 5's play and picnic area.
Audley End House and Gardens - CB11 4JF – 10 miles from site. Enjoy a great day out at one of England’s grandest stately homes.
|Meet Details||The Friday and Saturday evenings dances from 7.30pm will be at Hadstock Village Hall CB21 4PH and Map 154/559447, which is approx 2.5 miles north of the site on B1052. Saffron Walden town, Linton Zoo and Audley End House are always worth a visit as is the local church with its WW2 memorial. The site is slightly sloping with two lovely lakes to entice the fisherman/woman/person. (fishing is charged extra)|