It is a gently shelving sandy beach, much of which is covered at high water. It is a popular beach resort and is backed by the promenade. Behind the promenade, the town and coast road are on top of a 20-metre cliff.
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Clacton Pier (0.1 miles)
West Cliff Theatre (0.2 miles)
The Pavilion (0.3 miles)
Garden of Remembrance (0.3 miles)
Princes Theatre (0.4 miles)
Century Cinema (0.5 miles)
Robbie Rascals Party and Play Centre (2.2 miles)
Jaywick Martello Tower (2.7 miles)
Lifehouse Spa (4.6 miles)
All distances are approximate
less than a mile northeast as the seagull flies, less than a mile by road.
around 4 miles east-northeast as the seagull flies, around 3 miles by road.
around 5 miles northeast as the seagull flies, around 7 miles by road.
around 7 miles northeast as the seagull flies, around 8 miles by road.
less than a mile southwest as the seagull flies, less than a mile by road.
Location type: Urban
OS Grid: TM176144
Local Authority: Tendring
Nearest postcode: CO15 1QY
(for sat-nav purposes only, a beach does not have a postal address!)
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