Three Mills Walk

A guided walk along the the old railway line and taking in three water mills as well as Sudbury's famous water meadows

  • Booking essential

A pleasant 5.5 mile guided walk from magnificent Melford Hall to Gainsborough's House in Sudbury. Walking part of the old Great Eastern Long Melford to Sudbury railway line, passing three old water mills and Sudbury's famed Water Meadows en route.


Event ticket prices
  • All £18.00

The basics

Booking details
Call 03442 491 895
Not suitable for children under 16
Unfortunately dogs are not welcome at this event.
Meeting point
Meet at the gate lodge at Melford Hall
What to bring and wear
The walk goes over mixed terrain which can be muddy if wet. Please wear suitable clothing and walking boots.
Not suitable for wheelchairs
There are regular bus services between Sudbury and Long Melford to enable walkers to retrieve their cars.


Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
6 July 2019 10:00 - 13:00 Available
7 September 2019 10:00 - 13:00 Available

Contact Info

Melford Hall
Call 01787 379228

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