Mar 11 Essex/Suffolk



Coffee Lunch Tea Dinner
Tea Room, Thaxted   Cross Keys, Saffron Walden Chef & Brewer
Out for a Duck.jpg (9668 bytes) The first target of the day was to find the original of the Lilliput Lane model "Out for a Duck" at Arkesden in Essex. This is a thatched cricket pavillion, but we couldn't find it.
tea_room.jpg (9876 bytes) Undeterred we moved on to have coffee in Thaxted......
pond_and_church.jpg (7836 bytes) ..............and then took a look at the picturesque village of Finchingfield.
  We had lunch at the Bull in Cavendish in Sussex and to look at the home of a friend who lives at the Mill at Pentlow, just over in Essex.
judy_at_parsons_retreat.jpg (7077 bytes) We returned through Clare to find the Lilliput Lane model "Parsons Retreat" which now a museum.................
love_is....with_model.jpg (8238 bytes) ...............via Hadstock to find the original of "Home is Where the Heart is"
church_in_alley.jpg (9449 bytes) We continued via Saffron Walden and took refuge from the rain.....aslo managing to see West Ham on the pub TV
  On to Cambridge as it was getting dark.
  Eventually we stoopped at xxxxx for dinner.







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