Mill Meadows Local Nature Reserve is situated just a stone's throw from Billericay Town Centre.
The reserve is perfect for walkers and runners with both marked trails and unmarked trails to explore, but cycling and horse riding are not permitted.
Please be aware that due to the hilly terrain and some unsurfaced paths, access for wheelchair users is limited however the Marked Trail does include steps, bridges and benches.
Dogs are welcome but must be kept under control, especially when the cattle are grazing between April and October.
There is no car park at the reserve, but off street parking is available in the town centre which is a short walk from the reserve.
There are regular bus services from Chelmsford, Brentwood, Basildon and Southend to Billericay High Street.
Service 100 from Stock, Chelmsford, Basildon and Noak Bridge stops next to Mill Meadows along Southend Road.
Service 9 from Brentwood, Shenfield, Basildon, Noak Bridge, Great Burstead and Laindon stops near Mill Meadows on Greens Farm Lane.
Access to Mill Meadows
There are 12 access points for visitors around the reserve including:
Greens Farm Lane
Langemore Way (off Hillside Road)
Chaffinch Crescent (Mill Grange Estate)
Jackdaw Close (South Green).
PUBLIC RIGHT OF WAY
Access is permitted throughout Mill Meadows. Public Footpath No 31 runs through the reserve, from Southend Road, near the top of Bell Hill, to the Scout Hall on Greens Farm Lane
how to find us
Mill Meadows Local Nature Reserve
Greens Farm Lane,
OS ref: TQ 675943