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Leeds Castle

Located in Leeds, Kent, South East England, England

Approximately 4.9 miles away.

Located to the east of the village of Leeds in Kent. A castle has been on the site since the beginning of the twelfth century. Built on top of the Saxon manor of Esledes. King Henry VIII stayed here with Catherine of Ara...

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Rochester Cathedral

Located in Rochester, Kent, South East England, England

Approximately 7.3 miles away.

The second oldest bishopric in the UK (behind Canterbury). Owing to its location on the Kent coast, suffered during Danish invasions. New cathedral and Benedictine monastery established in 1082. One of the finest Norman...

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Rochester Castle

Located in Rochester, Kent, South East England, England

Approximately 7.3 miles away.

Fine Norman castle. Built on the site of a Roman fortification. The Norman keep is the tallest in England. Castle guards the Medway...

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Chatham Historic Dockyard

Located in Chatham, Kent, South East England, England

Approximately 7.6 miles away.

Historic dockyards that played an exceptionally important role in English history. 'The Historic Dockyard, Chatham is a stunning 80 acre site with historic buildings, museum galleries, historic warships and a vibrant pro...

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Tonbridge Castle (copyright Tonbridge Castle)

Located in Tonbridge, Kent, South East England, England

Approximately 12.7 miles away.

Said to be England's finest 'motte and bailey castle' with a splendid thirteenth century gatehouse. Personal audio tour, interactive displays, life size models, dramatic lighting and special effects. Owned by Tonbridge &...

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Tilbury Fort, Essex

Located in Tilbury, Essex, East of England, England

Approximately 13.5 miles away.

Tilbury Fort is located on the Thames Estuary and has protected London from invasion by the sea from the time of Henry V111 to the Second World War. Henry V111 built the first permanent fort in 1539. Queen Elizabeth 1 vi...

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Scotney Castle and Gardens

Located in The Down, Kent, South East England, England

Approximately 14.4 miles away.

Ruins of a medieval moated manor house called Scotney Old Castle. Found on an island in a small lake in the gardens of the country house of Scotney Castle. The gardens are in Picturesque style and the country house is ne...

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Eynsford Castle

Located in Eynsford, Kent, South East England, England

Approximately 15.0 miles away.

Now a ruin, one of the earliest stone castles in the UK. Built in late eleventh century. Used as stables and hunting kennels in the eighteenth century. Managed by English Heritage...

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Lullingstone Castle

Located in Eynsford, Kent, South East England, England

Approximately 15.3 miles away.

House begun around 1500. Henry VIII regular visitor here. Tudor gatehouse and largely Queen Anne house. Park contains some of the oldest oak trees in the UK. St Botolph's, the church in its grounds, is said to have the o...

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Bluewater Shopping Centre, Kent

Located in Greenhithe, Kent, South East England, England

Approximately 15.5 miles away.

Bluewater was first opened in 1999 and is one of Europe's largest retail and leisure destinations. Bluewater is located in a former chalk quarry among towering 50 metre high cliffs and is surrounded by lakes , parkland a...

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Queen Elizabeth II Bridge, Essex

Located in Essex, East of England, England

Approximately 17.1 miles away.

Bridges the River Thames joining Dartford in Kent to Thurrock in Essex. The furthest-downstream road crossing of the Thames. Bridge opened in 1991...

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Chafford Gorges, Essex

Located in Thurrock, Essex, East of England, England

Approximately 17.3 miles away.

Chafford Gorges nature park consists of 200 acres of green space for wildlife and recreation. There is a visitor centre with a terrace overlooking Warren Gorge. Regular activities for adults, children and families...

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Lakeside Shopping Centre, Essex

Located in West Thurrock, Essex, East of England, England

Approximately 17.6 miles away.

Lakeside Shopping Centre and Retail Park form one of the biggest shoppping areas in Europe. Built on the site of a former chalk quarry there are over 250 shops, cafes and restaurants, over 1,200 car parking spaces, a new...

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Located in Basildon, Essex, East of England, England

Approximately 18.1 miles away.

Wat Tyler Country Park consists of 125 acres of meadow, scrub woodland, ponds and coastal marshland. There are several historically significant buildings which have been relocated from elsewhere in Essex. You can visit c...

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Southend Pier, Essex

Located in Southend-on-Sea, Essex, East of England, England

Approximately 18.2 miles away.

Southend Pier is Southend's most famous landmark and is the longest pleasure pier in the world (1.34 miles (2.16 km)). The original opening was in 1830 and in 1890 the first electric trains ran the length of the Pier. In...

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Hadleigh Castle, Essex

Located in Hadleigh, Essex, East of England, England

Approximately 18.2 miles away.

Hadleigh Castle is located to the south of the town of Hadleigh, near Southend-on-Sea and was built in 1230 by Hubert de Burgh during the reign of Henry 111. The castle overlooks the Thames Estuary and was surrounded by...

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Located in Leigh-on-Sea, Essex, East of England, England

Approximately 18.3 miles away.

Bell Wharf Beach is located adjacent to Leigh-on-Sea Old Town. This is a quiet sandy beach which reveals mudflats at low tide. Suitable for families and those enjoying the famous local fresh cockles...

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Located in Leigh-on-Sea, Essex, East of England, England

Approximately 18.3 miles away.

Located in the old Smithy on the High Street of the Old Town just 200 yards from the beach. The museum has photographic displays of the history of Leigh-on-Sea. There is also a fully restored fisherman's cottage built ar...

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Located in Leigh-on-Sea, Essex, East of England, England

Approximately 18.3 miles away.

Inside the gallery is a restored Southend Pier train. You can find original gifts and souvenirs, including photographs and paintings of Old Leigh and Southend...

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Located in Leigh-on-Sea, Essex, East of England, England

Approximately 18.3 miles away.

The famous Cockle Sheds at Leigh-on-Sea are located along Cockle Shed Row. Largely unchanged since being built in the nineteenth century...

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