16th Century freehouse with award winning food and accomodation in a beautiful village. Easy reach of Stansted Airport, Saffron Walden, Audley End, Cambridge and Newmarket. Accommodation (with free wi-fi), is popular for business and pleasure alike, good food being a key ingredient of a stay at the Cricketers. The entire menus are expertly prepared on the premises and vegetables and leaves in season are from Jamie Oliver's certified organic garden.
You are assured a warm and friendly stay in this family run 16th century listed freehouse. Located approximately one mile from Thaxted in the peace and quiet of open countryside, on the B184 to Dunmow. Just yards from the Chelmer Valley which is popular with walkers and country lovers. 10 Double/twin rooms all ensuite with free wi-fi. 60 seater restaurant converted from adjoining barn and stables, renowned for its high quality food, excellent wines and guest ales. A la carte Restaurant, Bar Food and sandwiches all prepared to order. There are two large enclosed gardens. Large car park and very convenient for Stansted Airport - please note however we are not under flight paths.