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Brent Eleigh from Laverton
Introduction to Walk 3618

Photo from the walk - Brent Eleigh from Laverton

County/Area - Suffolk

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 5.0 miles / 8.1 km

Ascent - 200 feet / 61 metres

Time - 2 hours 40 minutes

Grade - easy

This Suffolk walk from beautiful village of Lavenham with its many half timbered buildings. The walk explores the area to the east of the village. The route follows paths, tracks and quiet lanes visiting the village of Brent Eleigh along the way. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).

Please maintain social distancing - keep at least 2 metres away from other walkers.


 

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