Things To Do near Chapel St Leonards

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Horncastle Library, Horncastle, Lincolnshire

Horncastle Library, Horncastle (approx. 18 miles away)

Horncastle Library is one of many splendid lending libraries within the county and is brimming with well stocked bookshelves covering a wide selection of genres. Organised, spacious and wheelchair friendly there is comfortable seating and helpful staff on hand with any questions or inquiries you...

Donna Nook Nature Reserve, Donna Nook, Lincolnshire

Donna Nook Nature Reserve, Donna Nook (approx. 18 miles away)

One of the largest and most accessible breeding colonies of grey seals in the United Kingdom. The first pups are born in early November and the last in mid-late December, mostly along the edge of the dunes. A mid-week visit is highly recommended due to the poularity of the Reserve.

The Horncastle Canal, Horncastle, Lincolnshire

The Horncastle Canal, Horncastle (approx. 18 miles away)

The Horncastle Canal was a broad canal which ran 11 miles from the River Witham to Horncastle. It passed through twelve locks and largely followed the course of the River Bain. Opening in 1802 it was abandoned for navigation in 1889.

Horncastle Bridge, Horncastle, Lincolnshire

Horncastle Bridge, Horncastle (approx. 18 miles away)

Behind Horncastle's quaint high street is a delightful road bridge that connects the town to a Tesco supermarket. The river is populated with chub and roach and there are always plenty of hungry ducks around. Image by Dave Hitchborne

Edward Stanhope Memorial, Horncastle, Lincolnshire

Edward Stanhope Memorial, Horncastle (approx. 18 miles away)

Edward Stanhope MP was born in London in 1840 but became a respected benefactor to Horncastle and its people. So much so that, when he died in 1893, a memorial was erected in the Market Place, leaving residents with a permanent reminder of his generosity.Today, the Stanhope Memorial, by E. H. Lingen...

Horncastle Market, Horncastle, Lincolnshire

Horncastle Market, Horncastle (approx. 18 miles away)

There is a small market is on Thursdays and Saturdays and the high street shops still adopt half day closing on Wednesdays.

William Marwood, Horncastle, Lincolnshire

William Marwood, Horncastle (approx. 18 miles away)

William Marwood was born in Horncastle, 1818, and was a hangman for the British government. He developed the technique of hanging known as the "long drop".The "long drop" technique ensured that the prisoners' neck was broken instantly at the end of the drop, resulting in the prisoner dying of asphyx...

St Mary's Church, Horncastle, Lincolnshire

St Mary's Church, Horncastle (approx. 18 miles away)

This Anglican parish church, seating approximately 700 people, is mostly built of green Spilsby sandstone. Parts of the Church date from the early 13th century.

Manor House, Horncastle, Lincolnshire

Manor House, Horncastle (approx. 18 miles away)

Horncastle is a market town in the East Lindsey district of the county.The Manor House, a Grade II listed Georgian town residence, was built during the 18th century, fashioned in red brick with some limestone rubble and ashlar to the rear, a plain tiled roof with stone coped gables and stacks.It sta...

Horncastle Tourist Information Centre, Horncastle, Lincolnshire

Horncastle Tourist Information Centre, Horncastle (approx. 18 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.

Church of St Margaret the Virgin & Martyr, Sibsey, Lincolnshire

Church of St Margaret the Virgin & Martyr, Sibsey (approx. 18 miles away)

Dedicated to Saint Margaret, this striking medieval Church in Sibsey, marries traces of Norman architecture with Victorian restoration.A grade I listed building, with a grade II cross, it was restored in the early-mid 19th century, with the chancel rebuilt and nave and aisles partly rebuilt.Today th...

River Bain, Horncastle, Lincolnshire

River Bain, Horncastle (approx. 18 miles away)

The River Bain is a river and a tributary of the River Witham. It rises at Ludford, in the Wolds, and flows through or past the villages of Burgh on Bain, Biscathorpe, Donington on Bain, Goulceby with Asterby and Hemingby before reaching the town of Horncastle where it is joined by the River Wari...

Sibsey Trader Windmill, Sibsey, Lincolnshire

Sibsey Trader Windmill, Sibsey (approx. 19 miles away)

This 6 sailed windmill was built in 1877 complete gear, sails and fantail. The high winds of March 2004 led to the mill losing a sail - a cost of approximately £13,000.The mill is not particularly tall but the surrounding flat landscape gives the illusion that it is. You can tour the mill and see t...

Ashby Park Fishery, Horncastle, Lincolnshire

Ashby Park Fishery, Horncastle (approx. 19 miles away)

The fishery stocks bream, carp, tench, chub and perch. The water is still and measures 28.3 hectares. Disabled access is available. Permits are available for day and members and there is no night fishing.

All Saints Church, Benington, Lincolnshire

All Saints Church, Benington (approx. 19 miles away)

The church was listed a Grade I building in January 1967 and is now 600 years old, originating from the early Thirteenth Century.