Parts of the village of Woodham Walter fall within a conservation area. Please see the following conservation area map, or download it from here.
Properties within the Area and Article 4 Direction are subject to a Local Authority approval for anything related to the frontal appearance of their property, including roofs and for tree and hedge work whether of maintenance or a more substantial nature. If in doubt you should contact the Maldon District Council Conservation Officer.
Woodham Walter also falls within the The Chelmer & Blackwater Navigation Conservation Area. This forms a central element of the lower Chelmfer Valley which is described as a major landscape feature. Details about the area can be ready in the Landscape Charater Assessment document.