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County - Lincolnshire | Map
Tel code: 01790 | code search
Postcode: PE23 | code search
Population: 2000
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Birthplace of:
John Franklin
Henry IV

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Hauntings and Ghosts:
The Ghosts of Gunby Hall
Folk Customs:
Haxey Hood
Running Auction for White Bread Meadow

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Stockwith Mill
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Spilsby is a rural Market town positioned on the edge of the beautiful Lincolnshire Wolds, and is home to just over two thousand people. The town has an intriguing history dating back centuries, evidence of which can be seen with the impressive buildings across the ages, from the ancient 14th Century church that's dedicated to St James, elegant Edwardian, and Victorian houses which line the road, and the remains of an Iron Age Hill Fort that stood nearby. From its humble beginnings of sheep and agriculture production the town thrived and grew into the vibrant setting seen today with its bustling colourful market that has been taking place since the 13th Century, an abundance of shops to satisfy the hardiest of shoppers, and pleasing restaurants, bars, and cafes to try. In the 18th Century Spilsby was on the coaching route of Louth to Boston and there is still the opportunity to follow in the footsteps of earlier travellers with a visit to the charming 17th Century Coaching Inn which has stood the test of time. A stroll around the Market Square will show the Medieval Butter Cross, and striking bronze statue of the intrepid Explorer Sir John Franklin who was born here in the 18th Century.

Attraction

Bolingbroke Castle
Candlesby Herbs
Gunby Hall
Lincolnshire Aviation Heritage Centre
Northcote Heavy Horse Centre
Stockwith Mill

Camping

Kings Head (The)

Cottage

Kingfisher Lodge
Watermill Cottage
Willow Lodge

Estate Agent

Alan Cussons Estates
Turner Evans

Market

Hagnaby And Market Car Boot
Spilsby Market

Pub and Bar

Nelson Butt
Red Lion

Self-Catering

Watermill Cottage

Taxi

D H Private Hire

Shops

Glebe Farm
Townleys Garden Centre

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Longmates Nurseries
Eden Farms

Activities

Woodlands Fishery(Fishing)

Places to Stay near Spilsby

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Watermill Cottage (2.38 miles)

Watermill Cottage

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A haven of tranquillity, perfect for a romantic break, this lovingly converted riverside stable boasts a beautifully appointed interior, private garden and hot tub. Approached by a ... More

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Bell Hotel (6.31 miles)

Bell Hotel
The Bell Hotel is located in the attractive village of Burgh le Marsh just eight miles from the popular east coast resort of Skegness and 10 miles from the tranquil Lincolnshire Wolds.

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Half Moon Hotel (6.96 miles)

Half Moon Hotel

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The Half Moon Hotel and Restaurant has been in the same family for nearly 40 years. A listed building with a history going back some 400 years, in a lively social ... More

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Windmill Hotel (7.00 miles)

Windmill Hotel

A splendid 17th-century coaching house overlooking the Old Market Place in Alford. Ideal for the coast and Cadwell Park. All our rates include a full English breakfast. The Windmill Hotel comprises of 10 comfortable en suite ... More | visit website

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Main Road Guest House (7.13 miles)

A Home from home style Guest House in the village of Stickney in Lincolnshire on the Main A16 Road that runs between Boston and Grimsby.

Main Road Guest House has 3 bedrooms with shared facilities and ... More | visit website
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Southview Park Hotel (8.82 miles)

Southview Park Hotel

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In pleasant tranquil surroundings on the outskirts of Skegness, this luxury hotel offers comfortable, well-appointed accommodation in a convenient location, with good access to the area’s main roads and Skegness.

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Admiral Rodney Hotel (9.00 miles)

Admiral Rodney Hotel

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In the attractive market town of Horncastle, on the southern tip of the beautiful Lincolnshire Wolds, this Grade II listed coaching inn offers attractive, comfortable en suite accommodation. Originally a coaching ... More | visit website

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George's Gaff at The Laurels (9.23 miles)

George

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With the fabulous beaches and seaside entertainments of Skegness and Ingoldmells under 3 miles away, these two single storey, newly converted farm buildings are ideal for family ... More

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Ash Cottage at Hillview Lakes (9.28 miles)

Ash Cottage at Hillview Lakes

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Surrounded by mature trees and open countryside in 25 acres of landscaped parkland around four well established fishing lakes, Hillview has received five David Bellamy Gold Awards ... More

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Harvest Cottage at Langham Barns (9.71 miles)

Harvest Cottage at Langham Barns

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Tucked down a quiet country lane, this very attractive cluster of cottages, beautifully converted from 300 year old barns, sits just 3 miles from the glorious sand ... More

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