Evenings and weekends
Thundersley is located within a vibrant area in South-East Essex. Hadleigh's ruined castle, a Grade 1-listed building, was also the subject of a famous painting by John Constable.
League football club Southend United FC is just one place to enjoy a multitude of sports in the area, with neighbouring Hadleigh having achieved international exposure in2012 when it hosted the Olympic mountain biking events.
The Thames Estuary and River Crouch complement Essex's plentiful countryside, they offer a wide range of options for water sports fans and some glorious scenery.
Nearby Southend has cinemas, theatres and music venues offering a lively social scene.
Nearby Southend-on-Sea still retains some of its seaside charm as well as being one of the country's most important commercial and retail centres.
Close to Thundersley is Hadleigh Country Park, a site of special Scientific Interest and popular attraction.
Food and Drink
The region is dotted with many excellent pubs and restaurants offering high-quality food and drink to suit all budgets and tastes.