Are you interested in booking a celebration or event here at Layer Marney? Please contact us using the details below or fill out our enquiry form. Layer Marney Tower is midway between Colchester and Tiptree, just off the B1022 road. Follow the brown tourist signs. Use the post code CO5 9US in your Sat Nav. We are in within easy reach of Stansted, London and the M25.

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Leave the A12 at the Kelvedon turning (B1024). Drive through Kelvedon, crossing the river, and at the top of the hill turn right by the Old Anchor pub, to Maldon and Tiptree (B1023). Follow this road for about two miles to two mini roundabout Junction. Turn left to Colchester (B1022). Turn right after 2 miles, at the signpost to Layer Marney Tower. There is a sharp corner almost immediately, followed soon after by a left turning signed to Layer Marney Tower which you should take. At the first cross-roads turn right (signed), and drive for about 1/4 mile. The entrance gates to Layer Marney Tower are on the right.


Turn off the A12 at the Halstead exit (B1124). At the roundabout take the first exit left. (You will pass a sign for Layer Marney Tower that says follow the signs to Maldon). Fork right to Maldon, Tollgate Retail Park and Colchester Zoo. You will now go over four small roundabouts: at the first take the second left, at the second, third and fourth go straight over following signs to Maldon. Follow the road  to the roundabout, junction with Warren Lane Turn right and then travel along Warren Lane for about 3/4 mile until you reach a T Junction. Turn right to Maldon (B1022). After two miles you will see, on the right, the entrance to Birch Quarry, and soon after a turning on the left signed to Layer Marney Tower. Take this turning, go straight over the cross-roads and follow the lane for 1/4 of a mile. The entrance gates to Layer Marney Tower are on the right.

Contact Details

Layer Marney Tower Layer Marney
Nr. Colchester
Essex C05 9US

01206 330 784

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Company Details

VAT Registered Number 549 918096
The Marney Partnership