Gayton le Wold
|Gayton le Wold|
Church of St Peter, Gayton le Wold
Gayton le Wold shown within Lincolnshire
|OS grid reference|
|– London||127 mi (204 km) S|
|Civil parish||Gayton le Wold|
|Sovereign state||United Kingdom|
|EU Parliament||East Midlands|
|UK Parliament||Louth and Horncastle|
Gayton le Wold is a village and civil parish in the East Lindsey district of Lincolnshire, England. It lies 6 miles (10 km) west from Louth, 3 miles (5 km) north from Donington on Bain, and to the south of the A157. The parish includes Biscathorpe 1 mile (1.6 km) to the south-west. The village population is included in the civil parish of Burgh on Bain.
Gayton le Wold Grade II listed Anglican parish church is dedicated to St Peter. Built of red brick in 1775, it was restored in 1888. Further Grade II listings are for c.1830 Gayton Manor House and c.1620 Grimblethorpe Hall, both with their associated buildings.
- "Documents Online: Gayton le Wold, Lincolnshire", Folios: 338v, 375r, Great Domesday Book; The National Archives. Retrieved 23 December 2011
- Gayton [-le- Wold] in the Domesday Book. Retrieved 23 December 2011.
- "Church of St Peter", National Heritage List for England, English Heritage. Retrieved 29 June 2011
- Cox, J. Charles (1916) Lincolnshire p. 136; Methuen & Co. Ltd
- "Gayton le Wold", British Listed Buildings. Retrieved 29 June 2011
- Kelly's Directory of Lincolnshire with the port of Hull 1885, p. 413