Monksthorpe

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Monksthorpe
Monksthorpe is located in Lincolnshire
Monksthorpe
Monksthorpe
Location within Lincolnshire
OS grid referenceTF444653
• London115 mi (185 km) S
District
Shire county
Region
CountryEngland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townSpilsby
Postcode districtPE23
PoliceLincolnshire
FireLincolnshire
AmbulanceEast Midlands
EU ParliamentEast Midlands
UK Parliament
List of places
UK
England
Lincolnshire
53°09′57″N 0°09′34″E / 53.165856°N 0.159548°E / 53.165856; 0.159548Coordinates: 53°09′57″N 0°09′34″E / 53.165856°N 0.159548°E / 53.165856; 0.159548

Monksthorpe is a hamlet in the district of East Lindsey, Lincolnshire, England. It lies 3 miles (5 km) east from the town of Spilsby and north from the village of Great Steeping .

Monksthorpe Baptistry

Monksthorpe chapel is a Grade II* listed building dating from 1701,[1] now in the care of the National Trust. In the grounds is a Grade II* listed open air total submersion font,[2] believed to be one of only two in the country.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Historic England. "Monksthorpe Baptist Chapel (1223592)". National Heritage List for England. Retrieved 1 August 2011.
  2. ^ Historic England. "Open air total submersion font (1267243)". National Heritage List for England. Retrieved 1 August 2011.
  3. ^ Judson, Paula. "Monksthorpe Baptist Chapel". Heritage Lincolnshire. The Heritage Trust of Lincolnshire. Retrieved 1 August 2011.

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