Saffron Walden … Medieval Market Town … Turf Mazes … an English Mansion …

 Medieval Market Town … Turf Mazes … an English Mansion …

Visit a 13th century Medieval Market Town … trading in wool … then saffron in 16th – 17th century … hence, its name, Saffron Walden.

Today, Market Day is on Tuesdays and Saturdays … selling local and regional produce, handicrafts … in the same Market Square; which serves as a car park on other days … surrounded by the original Guild Hall, with elaborate moulded plasterwork or pargetting; the Library and historic buildings of old England … with independent shops and eateries close by.

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