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Thorpe Malsor, Northamptonshire

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Thorpe Malsor, Northamptonshire

Thorpe Malsor is a village and civil parish 2 miles west of Kettering. The Church of England parish church of All Saints was built late in the 13th and early in the 14th centuries. {{#invoke:Footnotes|sfn}} In 1877 the Gothic Revival architect C.C. Rolfe restored the church,{{#invoke:Footnotes|sfn}} with Harry Hems of Exeter undertaking the carving. {{#invoke:Footnotes|sfn}} All Saints parish is now part of a single benefice with the parishes of Broughton, Cransley and Loddington. The village well in the middle of the main street was sunk in 1589. {{#invoke:Footnotes|sfn}} Thorpe Malsor Hall is a Jacobean house that was refenestrated in the 18th century and enlarged in 1817. {{#invoke:Footnotes|sfn}}
Post townKettering
Administrative CountyNorthamptonshire
Traditional CountyNorthamptonshire
OS GridSP8379
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
Police AuthorityNorthamptonshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorthamptonshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorthamptonshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Population144 (2001 census)

Thorpe Malsor, Northamptonshire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Thorpe Malsor, par., Northamptonshire, 2 miles NW. of Kettering, 680 ac., pop. 138; contains Thorpe Malsor Hall, seat.

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