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Beautiful open space great for a breath of fresh air

There are many entrances to this beautiful place and is very popular with dog walkers. There are... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Sidcup, United Kingdom

Been visiting here for years, initially as a child with my parents and later alone for photos and... read more

Reviewed May 11, 2019
Erith, United Kingdom
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5 days ago
“Beautiful open space great for a breath of fresh air”
May 11, 2019
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
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Bexley Lane, Sidcup DA14 4JJ, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago

There are many entrances to this beautiful place and is very popular with dog walkers. There are car parks at the Rectory Lane entrance and Kimberly Drive entrance It was a place my parents took me to when I was young to catch sticklebacks and...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed May 11, 2019

Been visiting here for years, initially as a child with my parents and later alone for photos and to enjoy the area. This suits all ages and is just a fun place in the summer

Date of experience: February 2019
2  Thank leezy1
Reviewed March 25, 2019 via mobile

Went geo caching with friends and found a few hidden caches at five arches. Lovely place to be. Had trouble finding our way back to the car park but made it eventually.

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed September 17, 2018

A beautiful area to walk dogs in, very open and safe, the bridge with 5 arches is quite unique, there are information boards giving history etc. Lots of birds to see if bird watching is your thing. Other than that a really pleasant open space...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Wheelers30
Reviewed May 28, 2018

We took our dog for a walk here a nice walk we didn’t see the arches as we walked the wrong way we will return

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed April 19, 2018 via mobile

The bridge itself is quite old and was originally built in the 17 hundreds by Capability Brown. One side of it has a small weir. It is a good area for walking dogs and bird watching, you can walk from the bridge around the lake...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank elwick11
Reviewed January 6, 2018 via mobile

I walk my dogs here often as it is very large, with different fields, a little river that runs through the middle of it and plenty of woodland too. There is a section that horse riders use without warning where dogs can walk as well,...More

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank Nickyjdw
Reviewed December 26, 2017

I have been for walks at five arches for at least 35 years. Having lived in a few areas from Sidcup to Dartford over the years I can honestly say that my most favourite place is five arches for taking my own children when they...More

Date of experience: September 2017
4  Thank OldRed179
Reviewed November 3, 2017

Five arches is the name of a bridge over the River Cray located in Foots Cray Meadow. The bridge per chance has five arches and acts as a small dam on the River Cray at this point. On the upstream side of the bridge is...More

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank Peter R
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Hayley F
July 22, 2018|
Response from elwick11 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry no cafe or toilets. The nearest would be the White Cross pub. About half a mile from the bridge.