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HOD 2024 – Anthony Salvin’s Grantham Church – St John the Evangelist, Spitalgate.

September 14 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Part of the Lincolnshire HODs Festival 2024

Visit Anthony Salvin’s church of St John the Evangelist and decide for yourself whether its early critics were fair or just jealous! Built in 1840-41 shortly Salvin had worked on Harlaxton Manor & had just completed the Grantham Savings Bank in Finkin Street, this church was extended in the 1880s. Salvin (1799-1881) was an architect who designed or modified hundreds of churches, stately homes as well as humbler dwellings. In Lincolnshire, he designed Denton Rectory, cottages etc for the Belton, Stoke Rochford & Easton estates.

Booklet number: 21c

Region: SKDC

Address: St John the Evangelist Church, Station Road East, Grantham, NG31 6HX

Time: Sat 14th 10.00 – 15.00

Booking required: No

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September 14
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Event Category:


St John the Evangelist
Station Road East
Grantham, NG31 6HX United Kingdom
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01529 461499


Family Activities, Refreshments, Toilets, Dog Friendly, Baby Changing
Access information
Wheelchair Access, Partial Wheelchair Access