Granby House is close to Burghley House, Rutland Water, Stamford, Rockingham Castle, Rockingham Speedway, Egleton birdfair and Burghley Horse trials. Wakely and Fineshade Woods.. , Barrowden came 9th in the Daily Telegraph's list of the 25 most idilic places to live in England. There is a good sized south facing walled garden along with a bbq and crocket. . My place is good for couples, solo adventurers, families (with kids), and furry friends (pets).