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Mersea Island, Essex

  • Located in Essex, East of England, England
  • Mersea Island is located eight miles from Colchester and is the most easterly inhabited island in the United Kingdom
  • Mersea's industries include farming, fishing, oyster cultivation and tourism
  • Most of the restaurants, guesthouses and shops can be found in West Mersea where most of the population live
  • Perfect for a day at the seaside, with beautiful open sandy beaches. The shallow clean waters are excellent for paddling and swimming
  • You can find cafes, restaurants and public toilets on Victoria Esplanade

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Brightlingsea Beach, Essex

Located in Brightlingsea, Essex, East of England, England

Approximately 3.5 miles away.

Brightlingsea Beach is situated on the River Colne and is famous for its colourful beach huts. The sandy beach runs along Western Promenade, next to Bateman's Tower (a local historic landmark) and is perfect for a quiet...

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Brightlingsea Creek, Essex

Located in Brightlingsea, Essex, East of England, England

Approximately 3.8 miles away.

Brightlingsea Creek is located between Colchester and Clacton-On-Sea close to the mouth of the Colne Estuary. Brightlingsea's traditional industries have included fishery (especially oyster fishing) and shipbuilding. The...

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Wivenhoe Quay, Essex

Located in Wivenhoe, Essex, East of England, England

Approximately 4.1 miles away.

Wivenhoe Quay is situated on the river Colne and is a residental district of Colchester. Famous for its boat building and dockyard, Wivenhoe developed as a port for Colchester...

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St Elmo
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Approximately 1.6 miles away.

Rates: 382 - 866 Per Week

Set on the unique island of Mersea between the Colne and Blackwater estuaries this delightful detached property lies within 10 minutes' stroll of the sandy beach (pictured) and just 5 minutes from shops pub and resta...

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Approximately 1.8 miles away.

Rates: 299 - 576 Per Week

Enjoying sea views and set just 10 yards across the lawn from the sea and beach (pictured) where cockles mussels winkles and sea shells can be collected at low tide is this very comfortable modern ground floor apartment....

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Island Cottage
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Approximately 2.0 miles away.

Rates: 282 - 547 Per Week

Wonderfully situated just yards from the sea on popular Mersea Island this charming 17th century cottage boasts a lovely sunny interior giving it a delightful beach house feel. The salt marshes beach and boats at anchor...

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