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Scawby
 
Scawby Hall
Scawby Hall
Scawby Hall

This is the seat of the Nelthorpe family who have occupied it continuously since it was built in c.1600.

The main front of the red brick house dates from the eighteenth century and part of the east front was rebuilt in 1913.

Drawing of 1795

More details about this house and its owners can be found in T R Leach's book, 'Lincolnshire Country Houses and their Families: Part 2', published by SLHA.  Buy a copy.

Scawby, Hall, Nelthorpe family
Scawby, St Hybald
Scawby, St Hybald
Scawby, St Hybald

The tower of St Hybald’s is medieval.  The rest of the church was rebuilt by W A Nicholson in the 1840s, with clerestoried nave, aisles and chancel all in Early English style.

August 2011

Scawby, St Hybald, W A Nicholoson
Scawby, St Hybald
Scawby, St Hybald
Scawby, St Hybald

The tower of St Hybald’s is medieval.

The rest of the church was rebuilt by W A Nicholson in the 1840s, with clerestoried nave, aisles and chancel all in Early English style.

August 2011

Scawby, St Hybald, W A Nicholson
Scawby, St Hybald, Hatchment
Scawby, St Hybald, Hatchment
Scawby, St Hybald, Hatchment

Hatchment for Sir John Nelthorpe, 8th Baronet, who married 1838 Frances Maria, daughter of the Rev Sir Charles Anderson, Bt., and died 22 November 1865.

August 2011

Scawby, St Hybald, hatchment, Nelthorpe
Scawby, St Hybald, Memorial
Scawby, St Hybald, Memorial
Scawby, St Hybald, Memorial

Monument to Richard Nelthorpe, died 1640.

August 2011

Scawby, St Hybald, memorial, Richard Nelthorpe
Scawby, West Street
Scawby, West Street
Scawby, West Street

West Street is the main street (B1207) running through the village centre.

This view looking south shows the Sutton Arms on the right.

Elsewhere in the village is a mixture of estate cottages dating fromn the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries.

Frith postcard, undated

Scawby, West Street, Frith
Scawby, Windmill (1)
Scawby, Windmill (1)
Scawby, Windmill (1)

The original mill at Scawby was built in 1829 and became derelict in the early years of the twentieth century.

This view of the mill is from Gainsborough Lane.

Jon Sass Collection, photograph 1890s

Scawby, windmill, Jon Sass
Scawby, Windmill (2)
Scawby, Windmill (2)
Scawby, Windmill (2)

The current mill standing in Mill Lane is a 1993 reconstruction of a tower mill that collapsed when being converted into a dwelling.

Location of mill: SE 972 058

Peter Kirk Collection, 1998

Scawby, windmill, Peter Kirk