The Limes Guest House is perfectly situated for those who wish to discover Maldon, a charming maritime town situated on the Blackwater Estuary and its surrounding area. Just 40 miles from London this historical market town oozes character and appeal and has something for everyone to enjoy, whether it is a relaxing break away, an activity break, a family holiday or a trip to explore some of the fascinating maritime heritage, unspoilt countryside or traditional events. Why not take a step back in time and immerse yourself in Maldon’s remarkable heritage by visiting some of the fascinating museums and historical sites that Maldon has to offer such as Dr Plumes library with its original 17th century book collection or All Saints, an 11th century church that houses the infamous Washington Window in memory of George Washington’s great grandfather Rev. Laurence Washington who is believed to be buried there. Take a trip to Northey Island the first ever recorded battlefield site where the famous Battle of Maldon took place or visit the 15th century Moot Hall and observe the magnificent views of Maldon from its rooftop.