Colsterworth and District Parish Council is a combined council consisting of the civil parishes of Colsterworth, (which includes the hamlet of Woolsthorpe By Colsterworth), Gunby and Stainby and recently North Witham, (which includes Lobthorpe).
It is situated in the District of South Kesteven in the County of Lincolnshire, Colsterworth with Gunby and Stainby being part of the District Council Ward of Isaac Newton.
Woolsthorpe Manor in Woolsthorpe-by-Colsterworth, near Grantham, Lincolnshire, England, was the birthplace of Sir Isaac Newton on 25 December 1642. At that time it was a yeoman's farmstead, principally rearing sheep
Burghley House and Park is a grand 16th-century country house near to Stamford, Lincolnshire, England. Its park was laid out by Capability Brown.<br>The house is now within the boundary of the Peterborough unitary authority of the ceremonial county of Cambridgeshire and was part of the Soke of Peterborough, a historic area that was traditionally associated with Northamptonshire. It lies 0.9 miles (1.4 km) south of Stamford and 10 miles (16 km) northwest of the city of Peterborough.
The county town of Rutland, full of history and great for stylish shopping.
Oakham is a pretty, traditional English market town, bustling with activity and current holder of a coveted Britain in Bloom award. Packed with heritage, there's plenty to see in Oakham which makes it ideal for a day trip or short break.
Stamford is a town and civil parish on the River Welland in the South Kesteven district of the county of Lincolnshire, England. It is 92 miles north of London by road, and on the east side of the A1 road to York and Edinburgh. An old coaching town, and woollen centre and Britain's first urban conservation area. It has stared in many films and TV series from the apprentice to costume dramas from the BBC and ITV.
Like the sign on the entrance to Stamford on the Great North Road says " Welcome to Stamford, Stay awhile amid its ancient charm"
Rutland Water is Anglian Water's drinking water reservoir in the county of Rutland, England, just east of the county town Oakham. It was known as Empingham Reservoir during its construction and until its official opening in 1976. The centre of its dam is at British national grid reference SK942078. It provides a reserve supply of water in the driest and most densely populated quarter of the United Kingdom and is one of the largest artificial lakes in Europe. By surface area, it is the largest reservoir in England, but by capacity, it is exceeded by Kielder Water.
Lincolnshire’s ‘lost’ gardens. 400 years of gardening have created a peaceful and settled atmosphere, enhanced by the beautiful valley surrounding it.
Grimsthorpe is a historic house, park and garden in Lincolnshire, open in the summer for adults and children to enjoy the countryside, nature and history.
Wicksteed Park is an amusement park in Kettering, Northamptonshire, England. The park opened in 1921. It is the second oldest theme park in the UK
This perfect English country house is set in delightful gardens with a magnificent deer park. Although our showrooms above-stairs are closed for conservation over the winter period, this is the perfect time of year to take one of our ‘Below-Stairs’ tours to gain intriguing new insights into how Belton’s servants lived and worked in the 1900s.
The Anglican Church is dedicated to St. Stephen.
The church is an Early English style, but the tower is considered Norman.
The church was renovated in 1855-6.
The church seats 150.St Stephen, Careby
St John the Baptist Church, South Witham