North Somercotes - village walk

Description

Five walks through the village and countryside of North Somercotes close to the coast. The walks can be linked to form longer walks to explore the variety of countryside in the area. This walks vary in length from  one to three miles (1.5 to 4.75 kilometres). Mostly level walking it may be muddy and uneven in places.North Somercotes lies close to the coast between Mablethorpe and Grimsby. 

Distance

1.75 miles (three kilometres)
One hour

Starting point
Village Hall
Keeling Street
North Somercotes
LN11 7QU
Grid reference: TF 425 964
Directions

From the Village Hall walk into the village past the War Memorial and turn right along Brown’s Lane.

At the end turn left in front of Humberstone Villas and follow the path around to the right to the junction with Willerton Road.

Turn left and follow this road to a T-junction and go straight across following the path between the Fire Station and the houses on the left.

The path bears right, and then crosses a field to the turning head in Evison Way. Continue in a straight line, ignoring the road to the right, and then follow the path as it turns sharp right along a dyke bank.

Cross over a bridge and proceed across the field to pass behind the village cemetery.

Turn left where the path meets Jubilee Road and then continue to the crossroads.

Turn Left into Keeling Street passing the Axe & Cleaver pub on your right and The Birkbeck School (opened 1964) on your left.

Continue on Keeling Street to return to the Village Hall.

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Facilities available on this walk
  • refreshments
  • toilets
  • village/town
Features of this walk

 

  • historical interest
Map of starting point