Local Visitor Information

Visitor attractions around Kettering in Northamptonshire

There are many interesting places in our local area, so there is plenty to see when you plan your trip to Dovecote Farm. Please note, some of the visitor attactions mentioned below will have seasonal opening times – we advise you to check on the relevant website for further information.

Boughton House

Boughton House is the Northamptonshire home of the Dukes of Buccleuch and Queensberry and is well worth a visit. It includes many fine art treasures. Be sure to check the visiting information page.

The Queen Eleanor Cross

A historical monument in the centre of Geddington.

The ancient packhorse bridge at Geddington, NorthamptonshireGeddington Village Walks

Take a stroll around the picturesque Northamptonshire village of Geddington in Northamptonshire.

384th Bombardment Group Memorial

This link is an Adobe Reader (pdf) file describing the village of Grafton Underwood in Northamptonshire and it includes a section about the WW2 US 8th Army Air Force Base at Grafton Underwood, which was in built in 1941.

Information about villages around the Boughton Estate

This link gives information about some of the local villages, Weekley, Warkton, Grafton Underwood, Geddington, Newton and Little Oakley.