Things To Do near Grantham Library

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St Mary's Church, Stamford, Lincolnshire

St Mary's Church, Stamford (approx. 19 miles away)

The "Mother Church" as it is sometimes called is noticeable for its large broach spire. The earliest parts of the church date from the late 12th century, but the tower is early 13th century.A broach spire is a tall pyramidal or conical structure usually on the top of a tower or a turret. It starts o...

Stamford Tourist Information Centre, Stamford, Lincolnshire

Stamford Tourist Information Centre, Stamford (approx. 19 miles away)

Lincolnshire's Tourist information centres are a useful resource for planning your trip to the county. The staff are brimming with local knowledge and ideas on how to get the most out of your visit.

Stamford Arts Centre, Stamford, Lincolnshire

Stamford Arts Centre, Stamford (approx. 19 miles away)

Stamford Arts Centre provides you with the opportunity to experience and participate in a wide selection of art forms from theatre, music and film to sculpture, dance and drawing.The 160+ seat theatre also doubles up as a cinema which, over the last 15 years, has become a film hub for Stamford showi...

The Priory of St Leonard, Stamford, Lincolnshire

The Priory of St Leonard, Stamford (approx. 19 miles away)

12th century priory ruins founded by the Benedictines of Durham Abbey. The existing priory building dates from about 1090, and the impressive West Front was constructed about 1150.One school of thought suggests that it was built upon the site of the monastery founded by St. Wilfrid in 658. If true,...

St George's Church, Stamford, Lincolnshire

St George's Church, Stamford (approx. 19 miles away)

St George's is of very early origin, possibly being mentioned in the Domesday Book.The church was rebuilt in the 17th century.

Stamford Town Hall, Stamford, Lincolnshire

Stamford Town Hall, Stamford (approx. 19 miles away)

Purpose-built in 1778 and is today used as a magistrates court. Presently houses an extensive collection of regalia and historic Stamford memorabilia.

Martin Moor Golf Club, Blankney, Lincolnshire

Martin Moor Golf Club, Blankney (approx. 19 miles away)

The course at Martin Moor Golf Club benefits from a careful and well thought out design. No matter what level you may be, the stunning parkland is enjoyable and challenging and provides exceptional views of the surrounding countryside. Many of the fairways are quite narrow and require a certai...

Fenlake Fishery, Metheringham, Lincolnshire

Fenlake Fishery, Metheringham (approx. 19 miles away)

Fenlake Fishery is a family run business with two lakes. Fenlake is a 20 peg pleasure and match lake. Meg lake is a 19 peg pleasure lake. Metheringham village is a three minute walk and caters for most needs with numerous public houses, a wide choice of shops and food outlets. There is also...

Town Bridge, Stamford, Lincolnshire

Town Bridge, Stamford (approx. 19 miles away)

The town bridge in Stamford crossing the River Welland.

The George Hotel, Stamford, Lincolnshire

The George Hotel, Stamford (approx. 19 miles away)

The George of Stamford is a beautiful coaching inn with log fires, oak panelled restaurant, a walled monastery garden and cobbled courtyard. The exact age of is not known, but historians have referred to it as "A very ancient hostelry, once belonging to the Abbots of Croyland". It's possible therefo...

Billinghay Swimming Pool, Billinghay, Lincolnshire

Billinghay Swimming Pool, Billinghay (approx. 19 miles away)

Billinghay community swimming pool was built forty years ago by the local residents and has continued to be managed and staffed by both volunteers and paid workers. The pool is a warm, safe and friendly environment for all ages. Children must be supervised. Times and prices are available on the w...

River Welland, Stamford, Lincolnshire

River Welland, Stamford (approx. 19 miles away)

The stunning River Welland is a winding lowland river in the east of the county. At 65 miles (105 km) long it drains part of the Midlands eastwards to The Wash. It rises in the Hothorpe Hills, at Sibbertoft in Northamptonshire, then flows generally northeast to Market Harborough, Stamford and Spa...

St Martin's Church, Stamford, Lincolnshire

St Martin's Church, Stamford (approx. 19 miles away)

St. Martin's was founded c1146 but due to deterioration was entirely rebuilt during the second half of the 15th century. Little has been altered since.The church houses the tombs of the Cecil family of Burghley House. Also, Daniel Lambert, the biggest man in England during the Georgian period is bur...

Daniel Lambert, Stamford, Lincolnshire

Daniel Lambert, Stamford (approx. 19 miles away)

Born in Leicester March 13th, 1770 and died suddenly during a visit to Stamford for the races in 1809. His coffin was built on wheels requiring some 20 men to lower it down a ramp into his grave in St Martin's Church.In 1793 he turned the scale at 32 stone and in 1804 weighed over 49 stone. Daniel t...

Stamford Railway Station, Stamford, Lincolnshire

Stamford Railway Station, Stamford (approx. 19 miles away)

Stamford railway station is 12.5 miles (20 km) west of Peterborough opened by the Syston and Peterborough Railway, part of the present day Birmingham to Peterborough Line. It is owned by Network Rail and operated by East Midlands Trains who operate a limited service. The station was formerly k...