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The Medieval town of Saffron Walden, Essex, UK Home of Design Essentials first ever pop up shop at @johnnyjennysw

Turf Maze, Town of Saffron Walden, England, ca 1699. The most famous and one of the best preserved ancient turf mazes in the UK.

Turf Maze, Town of Saffron Walden, England, ca 1699. The most famous and one of the best preserved ancient turf mazes in the UK.

England Travel Inspiration - exploring Saffron Walden, the hidden gem of Essex! Home to Oliver Cromwell's headquarters, a large number of beautiful buildings with pargetting which just has to be seen to be believed and a lively Saturday market which has taken place since 1141 in the town. Saffron Walden is a perfect pit stop on a road trip through England and I also have a great little tip on where to find gluten free cake. Pop on over to the blog to read my travel tips for Saffron Walden…

Saffron Walden, The Hidden Gem of Essex

England Travel Inspiration - exploring Saffron Walden, the hidden gem of Essex! Home to Oliver Cromwell's headquarters, a large number of beautiful buildings with pargetting which just has to be seen to be believed and a lively Saturday market which has taken place since 1141 in the town. Saffron Walden is a perfect pit stop on a road trip through England and I also have a great little tip on where to find gluten free cake. Pop on over to the blog to read my travel tips for Saffron Walden…

wanderthewood: “Saffron Walden, Essex, England by Howard Somerville ” (comment: I enjoyed a few hours in this beautiful town in March 2016.)

wanderthewood: “Saffron Walden, Essex, England by Howard Somerville ” (comment: I enjoyed a few hours in this beautiful town in March 2016.)

1633 Queen Henrietta Maria after Daniel Mytens the Elder (Saffron Walden Town Council - Dorchester, Dorset UK)

1633 Queen Henrietta Maria after Daniel Mytens the Elder (Saffron Walden Town Council - Dorchester, Dorset UK)

In action for Saffron Walden Town FC

In action for Saffron Walden Town FC

Hanging baskets in Saffron Walden town centre. Summer 2013 www.billflowers.co.uk

Hanging baskets in Saffron Walden town centre. Summer 2013 www.billflowers.co.uk

Hanging baskets in Saffron Walden town centre. Summer 2013 www.billflowers.co.uk

Hanging baskets in Saffron Walden town centre. Summer 2013 www.billflowers.co.uk

Hanging baskets in Saffron Walden town centre. Summer 2013 www.billflowers.co.uk

Hanging baskets in Saffron Walden town centre. Summer 2013 www.billflowers.co.uk

Hanging baskets in Saffron Walden town centre. Summer 2013 www.billflowers.co.uk

Hanging baskets in Saffron Walden town centre. Summer 2013 www.billflowers.co.uk

Hanging baskets in Saffron Walden town centre. Summer 2013 www.billflowers.co.uk

Hanging baskets in Saffron Walden town centre. Summer 2013 www.billflowers.co.uk

Saffron Walden - A priory, Walden Abbey, was founded under the patronage of Geoffrey de Mandeville, first Earl of Essex around 1136 on the site of what is now Audley End village.[2] The abbey was separated from the town of Walden by Holywell Field. After the dissolution of the monasteries, Sir Thomas Audley converted the abbey cloisters into a dwelling. Later this would become the site of Audley End House.[2]   The market square in July 2012. The Guildhall is the half-timbered building.The…

Saffron Walden - A priory, Walden Abbey, was founded under the patronage of Geoffrey de Mandeville, first Earl of Essex around 1136 on the site of what is now Audley End village.[2] The abbey was separated from the town of Walden by Holywell Field. After the dissolution of the monasteries, Sir Thomas Audley converted the abbey cloisters into a dwelling. Later this would become the site of Audley End House.[2] The market square in July 2012. The Guildhall is the half-timbered building.The…

Town Common, Saffron Walden, Essex; 1699 Photo ©: Jeff Saward/Labyrinthos

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Town Common, Saffron Walden, Essex; 1699 Photo ©: Jeff Saward/Labyrinthos

The 14th century Sun Inn at Saffron Walden in Essex, England. Note the stunning 'pargetting' the East Anglian art of moulding relief motifs in plaster

The 14th century Sun Inn at Saffron Walden in Essex, England. Note the stunning 'pargetting' the East Anglian art of moulding relief motifs in plaster