Modern Brancaster is a sleepy coastal village, albeit one with a vibrant sailing scene.

This circular walk offers a rich and varied past for the heritage explorer to delve into. Finish the walk at one of the local pubs, which have a history all of their own.

Getting started

The route’s starting point is on Mill Road opposite St. Mary’s Church, Brancaster (TF771438).

Getting there

There are bus stops near the route’s starting point served by Lynx Coastliner service 36.

There's limited car parking along A149 Main Road. You can park at Brancaster Beach Car Park, Broad Lane, PE31 8AX. Car parking charges may apply. Check Brancaster tide times as high tides can flood the road leading to the car park.

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