Brocking Farm Cottages are an ideal location to just relax or explore the surrounding countryside and market towns.
The market town of Saffron Walden with its medieval streets, has plenty of shops to browse, the award-winning friendly, family-size museum is open 363 days of the year. On the Common you will find the worlds largest ancient turf maze! Audley End House with its restored gardens and small gauge railway.
Stansted Mountfitchet Castle 7 miles away enables you to travel back to Norman England, as it was in 1066. The House on the hill Toy Museum with over 80,000 toys, games, books and other childhood artefacts to see. Stansted Airport is just 9 miles.
The Imperial War Museum at Duxford (children free) just 12 miles away.
The University City of Cambridge is 20 miles and has many interesting attractions is a must for a day out.
Perhaps you would enjoy a day at Newmarket Races or visit the National Stud.
London just 50 minutes by train from Bishop’s Stortford with so many attractions to visit and West End shows to see.
North Essex has some of the most picturesque villages in the area including Thaxted, Finchingfield, Bardfield. Constable Country and the Fens are within easy reach.
For a day nearer to home we have tennis courts in the village or a days fishing at the near by fishing lakes.
There are several golf courses available locally.
Each cottage has a comprehensive information pack to help with planning your day out.