This browser is not fully supported by Historic England. Please update your browser to the latest version so that you get the best from our website.

St John the Baptist, Main Street

St John the Baptist, Main Street, Grimston, Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire LE14 3BZ View on map

13th and 15th century ironstone church, restored by R W Johnson in 1866. 16th century clock, a very early provincial example of an anchor escapement. 20th century stained glass in chancel window by Baguely of Newcastle.


Opening Arrangements

All year: daily 9am - dusk.


Grimston is 5 miles north west of Melton Mowbray, signposted from the A6006. Grid Ref SK 685219. Rail: Melton Mowbray (5 miles). Bus: no. 23 from Melton Mowbray, hourly.

Parking Spaces


Road side parking in village.

Disabled Access

  • Wheelchair access: Partial
  • Disabled Toilets: No
  • Assistance dogs: Yes