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Walk #5  Wheelchair Friendly

Main Features of the Wheelchair Friendly Walk.

  • Allows those who are wheelchair bound to enjoy the scenery of Dedham Vale.
  • A chance to see Bridge Cottage (where there is a small, free exhibition about
  • Constable), Flatford Mill and Willy Lott's cottage. Don't miss the dry dock, which is
  • located next to the tea room.

 Apart from one hump-back bridge and a downhill run from the car park, the route is virtually flat, and is not normally muddy.

Outline Route.

The walk starts in the car park at Flatford (which is reached via East Bergholt) and allows the sights on the north side of the river to be viewed before progressing along the tow path on the south side of the river as far as Judas Gap. Return is by retracing steps.

Approximate Distance - Up to 1 1/2 miles.

Approx. Completion Time - Allow at least one hour for the entire walk.

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Wheelchair Walk Map.

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