St Mary Magdalene


Description of the stones

The whole of the church fabric is constructed of buff to cream oolitic and shelly limestones from the Middle Jurassic. Lincolnshire Limestone. A large number of quarries are known along the outcrop, eg at Ancaster, Haydor etc.

Comparable stone buildings

St Wulfram at Grantham, Wollaton Hall, Belton House etc.