Halstead is a town of about 12,000 located in the southeast English county of Essex, in the Braintree district close to regional hubs Colchester and Braintree.
Closeby, the Braintree and Bocking Public Gardens provide locals with a verdant oasis within which to relax and enjoy valuable leisure time. With an excellent cafe, picnic areas, playgrounds and lush garden areas, this space features some of the region’s most beloved plants and flowers.
Close to Halstead, Cressing Temple is a 12th century monument that was among the first and largest of any Knights Templar property in the world. Open to the public, Cressing Temple is the site of three timber-framed barns which are listed as some of the oldest on the planet and enjoy Grade I listed status. Locals in Halstead are extremely proud of Cressing Temple, seeing it as a symbol of the area’s ancient heritage.
Throughout the area, from Gosfield to Greenstead Green, Floom’s Halstead flower delivery covers the entire community.