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Manthorpe by Grantham
 
Manthorpe, Pumphouse
Manthorpe, Pumphouse
Manthorpe, Pumphouse

"Former pump house. Mid C19, restored 1977"

https://historicengland.org.uk/listing/the-list/list-entry/1264804 

"In the early 20th century, houses began to be connected to electricity, with others supplied by a village pump or their own well.

Eventually the Brownlow estate connected water and electricity to all households"

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Manthorpe,_Grantham 

DB 30 June 2018

Manthorpe by Grantham, Pumphouse, Brownlow
Manthorpe, Pumphouse
Manthorpe, Pumphouse
Manthorpe, Pumphouse

Plaque recording restoration of the pumphouse

"To Comemorate the Silver Jubilee of

H.M. QUEEN ELIZABETH II

7th June 1977." 

DB 30 June 2018

Manthorpe by Grantham, Pumphouse, Silver Jubilee
Manthorpe, St John the Evangelist
Manthorpe, St John the Evangelist
Manthorpe, St John the Evangelist

St John the Evangelist’s was built in 1847 by the Brownlow family to serve workers on the nearby Belton estate.

The ashlar built church was designed by G G Place of Nottingham in early Decorated style, with a central tower and spire.

September 2009

Manthorpe by Grantham, St John the Evangelist, G G Place, Brownlow, Belton
Manthorpe, St John the Evangelist
Manthorpe, St John the Evangelist
Manthorpe, St John the Evangelist

An earlier photograph of the church, taken from almost exactly the same spot.

Peter Kirk Collection, 1990

Manthorpe by Grantham, St John
Manthorpe, St John the Evangelist
Manthorpe, St John the Evangelist
Manthorpe, St John the Evangelist

"The Church of England parish church of St John the Evangelist was designed by architect George Gordon Place of Nottingham and built in 1847–48.

It was built as an estate church by the Brownlow family to provide for Belton Estate workers"

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Manthorpe,_Grantham 

DB 30 June 2018

Manthorpe by Grantham, Saint John, Church, George Gordon Place, Brownlow, Belton