normanton church (revisited)
Image by jon smith.
another visit to the grade II listed ‘sunken’ normanton church (built 1826-9 by thomas cundy and j.b.gridley). now a museum this was formerly the church of st matthew until the creation of one of europes largest reservoirs at rutland water. built in classical style with tower and semi-circular portico with four ionic columns. ashlar and ballustraded slate roof.