Hopkins Homes - Colne Gardens, CO7
Colne Gardens, Brightlingsea
Brightlingsea is a vibrant and friendly Essex coastal town offering the perfect environment for living and working. This ancient maritime town is well known for its beach, promenade, harbour and colourful beach huts. It’s also a major yachting centre with the waterside always bustling with activity. There are two sailing clubs as well as an annual regatta and boat show.
All the facilities you need are available in town with a range of schools for all age groups, local shops including a butcher, baker and newsagent, sport and leisure outlets and all this in an area known for its outstanding natural beauty. Brightlingsea has something for everyone regardless of age and interests. There are thriving clubs for rugby, hockey, cricket and bowls as well as an open-air swimming pool. The sports centre offers squash and tennis, all weather sports pitches and a wide variety of classes. In Brightlingsea itself you will discover a variety of traditional pubs, takeaways, award-winning fish and chip shops and relaxing coffee shops. Just a few miles away are the picturesque villages of St Osyth, Great Bentley and Elmstead Market with Frinton on Sea and Walton just along the coast, perfect for an afternoon out.
The major centres of Colchester and Clacton are just a short distance from Brightlingsea by car and the nearest stations are ten minutes away at either Arlesford or Great Bentley. From Colchester, you can reach London Liverpool Street in as little as 50 minutes. Meanwhile, there are frequent buses running between Brightlingsea and Colchester.