The South Woodham Ferrers Wander

Walks, England, Essex, Chelmsford

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  • Welcome to this walk around the South Woodham Ferrers’ Compass Gardens & the freshwater lagoon.

    Step 1: Welcome to this walk around the South Woodham Ferrers’ Compass Gardens & the freshwater lagoon.

  • Continue ahead & then take the path off to the left.

    Step 2: Continue ahead & then take the path off to the left.

  • The Compass Gardens has a nautical theme so you’ll find a number of large anchors dotted around the area.

    Step 3: The Compass Gardens has a nautical theme so you’ll find a number of large anchors dotted around the area.

  • Marshland Mosaic will be ahead of you. It’s a collaborative public art piece by local artists & school children.

    Step 4: Marshland Mosaic will be ahead of you. It’s a collaborative public art piece by local artists & school children.

  • You can choose to follow the paths or choose to take your own path exploring nature for a while.

    Step 5: You can choose to follow the paths or choose to take your own path exploring nature for a while.

  • When you’re ready head to…

    Step 6: When you’re ready head to…

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