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Lovely little spot

Been here so many times over the years especially when children were small as they’d always went... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Debster1962
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Pleasant peaceful place for a walk or sit down

Often visit here just off the high street bear the church .quite you can sit and relax or walk... read more

Reviewed 8 July 2018
jilly G
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Essex, United Kingdom
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Broadway West, Leigh-on Sea, Southend-on-Sea SS9 2DA, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Been here so many times over the years especially when children were small as they’d always went into the little play park. Nice spot for a bit of quiet time in the gardens behind.

Thank Debster1962
Reviewed 8 July 2018

Often visit here just off the high street bear the church .quite you can sit and relax or walk through pleasant and can continue to old leigh for more walking,views,places to eat and drink.

Thank jilly G
Reviewed 30 May 2018

This is a lovely garden area next to Leigh Library. Have been to see the Leigh Folk Festival here, it is well worth a visit for this and just for a lovely walk in Leigh

Thank Rosy567
Reviewed 5 March 2018

These gardens are very popular with the locals with their children and dogs. Set behind the high street and next to St Clements Church it's a little haven in which to sit and have a rest. Although quite small it is very pretty and safe...More

Thank Nozzy59
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Lovely gardens in the centre of Old Leigh , nice place to walk or just sit and relax or maybe read a book ( next door to Leigh Library ) pleasant estuary views.

Thank Prittlewellgranny
Reviewed 11 November 2016

when my son was little he used to love coming here as loads of space to run around and a large tree to play under and best of all a fun playground. Now we go for festivals or anything that's on there or just use...More

Thank halycondays
Reviewed 22 August 2016

We found these gardens by accident (they are just off a main shopping street). As soon as you enter them the busy world fades away and is replaced by a tranquil and lovely space. Great place to sit and enjoy the calm and natural beauty...More

1  Thank Barzini
Reviewed 18 August 2016

These gardens are lovely considering they are in a town, we are so lucky to have them. Children can scoot or ride their bikes along the flat surface. Adults can just sit if they want and watch 'the world' go by and ake in the...More

Thank 8puppy8
Reviewed 21 July 2016

lovely gardens. nice children playground. the library has tudor brick features which the local kids draw. there is a blind persons garden. But for me it is a peaceful place to call my own. love it

Thank Stephen A
Reviewed 14 July 2016

These gardens used to belong to the old rectory ,sadly over the last few years it has not been looked after as it should. The leigh council put in place the children's area ,but I feel more could be made of this relaxing place .

Thank ross742
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