Stylish Grantham building meets its Waterloo November 21, 2020 by Grantham Matters Leave a Comment 18/3/83 P4 BIG changes were due in Grantham in 1983 when the future of Waterloo House became in doubt. The George was still a hotel then, too. 1983, rear of Waterloo House in Guildhall Street (entrance to George Hotel car park) Former bakery. Photo: Allan Senior IN 1985 Waterloo House, on High Street-Guildhall Street corner was demolished, leaving the George Hotel isolated. The interesting old building was replaced by a somewhat bland one. The car park and other buildings in the background were later developed as part of the George shopping centre.