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Halstead Antiques Centre

Townsford Mill The Causeway | The Causeway, Halstead CO9 1ET, England
+44 1787 474451
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There's lots to look at here a great antique centre in a lovely old building over two floors well... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Susan B
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Chelmsford, United Kingdom
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Good things are hard to find........

It wasn't easy finding this place and after passing it while driving down the high street I ended... read more

Reviewed 8 March 2018
Kev69
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London
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Beautiful antiques centre in an 18th silk mill straddling the River Colne. All types of antiques and collectables available, with 80 dealers spread over two floors.Open 7 days a week: Monday to Saturday - 10 am to 5 pm; Sunday - 10 am to 4 pm. Townsford Mill makes an ideal place for a family day out. Please come and visit us soon.
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good38%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“two floors” (10 reviews)
“old mill” (7 reviews)
“worth a visit” (8 reviews)
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Townsford Mill The Causeway | The Causeway, Halstead CO9 1ET, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

There's lots to look at here a great antique centre in a lovely old building over two floors well worth a visit

Thank Susan B
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Susan E, Owner at Halstead Antiques Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for a terrific review. We're really glad you liked the Centre so much, and hope you will come shopping again soon.

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Reviewed 8 March 2018

It wasn't easy finding this place and after passing it while driving down the high street I ended up pulling over and phoning them, and got some very simple but helpful directions. The centre is set back just off the high street sitting across the...More

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Susan E, Owner at Halstead Antiques Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 9 March 2018

I think your summary means that the Centre was a little difficult to find, because the rest of your comments suggest that you found a lot to interest you once you were here! It is good to hear that you enjoyed your visit to the...More

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Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Enjoy a couple of hours looking at all sorts of trinkets- now have my niece interested especially where sparkly items are involved.

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Susan E, Owner at Halstead Antiques Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 9 March 2018

It's good to hear that you are getting another generation interested in all things vintage and antique! We're glad that you had such an enjoyable time and look forward to another visit soon.

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Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

Fantastic wet day looking round and buying some very good value items that took me back to my childhood throughly enjoyed my dayMore

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Susan E, Owner at Halstead Antiques Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 9 March 2018

Thanks for such a lovely review. The Centre is a great rainy day out, with over 80 dealers to choose from, so people do spend a lot of time browsing what's on offer. We hope you come again - on a sunny day we are...More

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Reviewed 8 November 2017

This was our first visit to the centre and we were really impressed with the variety and selection of items for sale, parking was easy and in general the prices were very reasonable, we spent a couple of hours wandering around and purchased three items...More

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Susan E, Owner at Halstead Antiques Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 9 March 2018

Thank you for such positive comments. It is always good to get great feedback about our staff and to hear that you found things to buy that you love so much. We hope you will spend another Sunday with us soon!

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Reviewed 2 October 2017

Bringing guests here is such fun....and I've found such lovely or unique gifts for my own friends and family here. You will never be disappointed looking at all that is on offer...and even if you don't buy anything.... you'll come back again just in case....More

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Susan E, Owner at Halstead Antiques Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2017

It's so lovely to hear how much you enjoy coming to the Centre with your guests. We like to think we do offer something very different from the high street and - as you say - a real opportunity to pick up unique and distinctive...More

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Reviewed 28 September 2017

The Centre has two floors of antiques and collectables. Most of the collectable side is the usual late C20 'stuff' but there are some good genuine antiques to be had - from pictures to pottery, bronzes to books, militaria to medals. They are spread around...More

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Susan E, Owner at Halstead Antiques Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2017

Thanks for your comprehensive review - it gives a real flavour of the variety available here at the Centre. I should also mention that we have a small car park right outside the front door of the Centre available for customers to use. Our website...More

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Reviewed 6 September 2017

Great place to spend a couple of hours. A vast variety of interesting buys including vinage clothing.More

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Susan E, Owner at Halstead Antiques Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2017

It sounds as though you really enjoyed your visit to the Antiques Centre, which is great to hear. We have a lovely selection of vintage clothes - a great chance to find something unique to wear as the party season approaches. Also leather boots and...More

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Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

I love this place. Lots of bargains and hidden treasures..has a few levels of stairs and a little coffee shop.

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Susan E, Owner at Halstead Antiques Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2017

Thank you for sharing how much you like shopping at the Centre - we really appreciate it. Do come again!

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Reviewed 17 August 2017

Great for a wander around, something for everyone with lots to look at and a really good variety. You're bound to find something you want to buyMore

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Susan E, Owner at Halstead Antiques Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 18 August 2017

So glad that you enjoyed the variety of antiques and collectables that we have at the Centre. With over 80 dealers there is a lot to see and - as you say - usually something for every taste and pocket! We'll look forward to you...More

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Response from Cheryl G | Reviewed this property |
I recommend the book cafe at top of high st.
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Response from Susan E | Property representative |
We have a small car park at the Mill. Turn off the A131 on to Kings Road ( it's a mini-roundabout by an Esso petrol station), then turn left on to Factory Lane West. Almost immediately, turn left by the pedestrian crossing... More
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