St Helen's Church, Little Cawthorpe, Lincolnshire
- What's nearby
A perfectly modest parish church
Built in red brick with contrasting bands of black brick, St Helen's stands on a mound near the centre of an attractive village.
This charming Victorian church with its vibrant stained glass and elegant spire is in the style of the early fourteenth century. It was considered to be a model for parishes of modest means.
A 12th century church made of “handsome stone” in a tiny parish.
A medieval treasure saved by George Gilbert Scott
Urban elegance in a country setting
Unfortunately, due to the nature of this historic building, disabled access to site is very limited.
Facilities & Hire
Due to the historic nature of our buildings, only a small number have heating, running water or toilet facilities. The lighting is usually operated via a 'push button' timer or a motion sensor.
3 miles south east of Louth, off A157
Nearest railway station: Market Rasen (15.9 miles)
History & Further Information
Why not make your visit more enjoyable and informed by finding out more about this church before you visit? You can download a range of publications below including the relevant county guide, and any walk round guides we have for this church.Little Cawthorpe St. Helen - Your Church Tour Lincolnshire County Guide 2012
This free of charge short guide contains details of all the churches we care for in Lincolnshire. Printed copies of the county guide are also available at the church.
All our Lincolnshire churches are in our North region
Useful local links:
- Visit Lincolnshire tourism website: www.visitlincolnshire.com
- Lincolnshire Family History Society: www.lincolnshirefhs.org.uk
- Lincolnshire Churches Trust: www.lincolnshirechurchestrust.org.uk
- Society for Lincolnshire History & Archaeology: www.slha.org.uk
- List of churches in Lincolnshire: www.achurchnearyou.com
- Diocese of Lincoln: www.lincoln.anglican.org.uk