BOLINGBROKE CASTLE

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Looking for: Heritage, Historical
Address: Moat Lane, Old Bolingbroke, Spilsby, Lincolnshire, PE23 4HH
Postcode: PE23 4HH
Age Group: All Ages
Kids Activity: Outdoors
Telephone: 0370 333 1181
Mobile: 01529 461499
Website: Click Here

The remains of a 13th century hexagonal castle, birthplace in 1367 of the future King Henry IV, with adjacent earthworks.

Besieged and taken by Cromwell's Parliamentarians in 1643.

This site is managed by Heritage Lincolnshire.

BEFORE YOU GO
Parking: There is a small car park on Moat Lane.

Access: Wheelchair access is available at both entrances from Moat Lane. Please note that, although paths are cut in the grass, the ground is uneven in most places.

Facilities: There are no facilities at the castle but there is a pub nearby in the village, or the market town of Spilsby, 3 miles to the west, has a variety of shops and places to eat.

Safety: Please be aware that there is water in the moat surrounding the castle.

Dogs: Dogs on leads are welcome.


OPENING TIMES

1 MAY 2017 - 24 MARCH 2018
Open any reasonable time during daylight hours
25 MARCH 2018 ONWARDS
Opening times will be available nearer the time