Saxby • St Helen

Saxby • St Helen
(photo by David Hitchborne, Creative Commons Link)
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The church and family mausoleum is believed to have been designed by Lancelot “Capability” Brown – built c1775 whilst working for Richard 4th Earl of Scarbrough. Brown designed several churches (including Compton Verney in Warwickshire and Combe D’Abitot in Worcestershire), whilst carrying out his landscape commissions on estates around the country. The church is a wonderful example of the classical style he used.

Watch this Facebook video of the church from 2016:

More on the Capability Brown connection here

Postcode: LN8 2DHclick here to find on Google Maps

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