GPS Cycle and Walking Routes

ElvedenEstate Walks

2 miles (3 km)

This walk explores the ElvedenEstate in the West Suffolkvillage of Elveden.
The historic estate surrounds Elveden Hall, a large stately homedating mainly from the Georgian period. From the village you can follow a track south across the estate with nice views of the surrounding countryside.
The Icknield Way Path runs across the estate. You could pick this up and follow it east to explore Berner's Heath. The Duke's Ride is a track that can also be used for cycling which runs to the heath.
If you follow the Icknield Way north east you can visit Thetford Heath and the town of Thetford where there are some lovely riverside walks. You can also explore the expansive Thetford Forest in this area.

Postcode

IP24 3TJ - Please note: Postcode may be approximate for some rural locations

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Elveden OS Map - Mobile GPS OS Map with Location tracking

Elveden Open Street Map - Mobile GPS Map with Location tracking

Walks near Elveden

Pubs/Cafes

The estate includes a number of shops and The Elveden Courtyard restaurant. There's also The Dog & Sconewhich caters for dog owners.
There's also the Elveden Inn. The inn is considered to be the 'home of Guinness' in England as the estate is the seat of a direct descendantof the Guinness family. They serve high quality dishes and have a lovely large garden area to relax in during the summer months.

Photos

Elveden war memorial - geograph.org.uk - 694745

Elveden war memorial. Next to the busy A.11 a major land mark for holiday makers to let them know they are in Suffolk. Commissioned by the Earl of Iveagh to commemorate the 48 men from Elveden, Icklingham and Eriswell who died in the first world war. It is situated at the point were the three parishes meet. It stands 113 feet high with a staircase inside with 148 steps and is the tallest war memorial in Suffolk and one of the tallest such memorials in Great Britain.

Elveden church - geograph.org.uk - 44069

Elveden church. The second tower, in the background, is linked to the church by a covered colonnade, leading towards Elveden Hall.

Track, Elveden Estate - geograph.org.uk - 909080

Track, Elveden Estate. The Earl of Iveagh's historic country estate. The earl is a direct descendant of the Guinness family.

Duke's Ride - geograph.org.uk - 206046

Duke's Ride

Track to High Lodge - geograph.org.uk - 481824

Track to High Lodge

Byway to Elveden - geograph.org.uk - 206076

Byway to Elveden

Gates, Elveden Hall - geograph.org.uk - 2714142

Gates, Elveden Hall

Berner's Heath - geograph.org.uk - 2692144

Berner's Heath

Video

GPS Files

GPX File

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