Based in the Edwardian stables the Tearoom offers simple lunches of  sandwiches, toasties and ploughmans. There are also locally made cakes or a Cream Tea. It serves Fairtrade Coffee and Tea and has a selection of cold drinks. There are outside tables in the Courtyard.


Type of Food on Offer

All food is served throughout the day Tray bakes: Millionaire Shortbread Chocolate Brownies Lunches: Ploughmans, sandwiches, Toasties, Soup and a Roll Tea: Locally made Cake, Scones, Cream Tea.

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    Opening Times – 11am-5pm

      • 17 Apr – 24 July
      • Wednesday & Sunday
      • 28 July – 29 Aug
      • Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday
      • 1 Sept – 29 Sept
      • Sunday & Wednesday

    Tickets & Prices

    • Adults
    • £11.00
    • Children
    • Under 13 Free
    • 13+/Students
    • £7.00

    Event prices may differ, please check. Children aged under 16 must be accompanied by a paying adult. Dogs are welcome on leads.

    Getting Here

    Layer Marney Tower Nr Colchester, Essex CO5 9US.

    We are situated 1 mile off the B1022 Colchester – Maldon Road. 6 miles from Colchester and 9 miles from Maldon.

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