Hogsthorpe is both a village and a parish that lies in the north part of Orby Marsh about 2 miles from the North Sea, a mile west of Chapel St. Leonards, 7 miles north of Skegness and 6 miles south-east of Alford on the A52 trunk road. Addlethorpe parish is immediately to the south, Mumby parish to the north. There use to be a small village called Slackholme just to the south of the village of Hogsthorpe. The parish covers 2,971 acres, most of which is converted salt marsh.
Photographs of the village of Hogsthorpe can be found at Community Web Shots.
If you are planning a visit:
- For folks on holiday, there is a caravan park just south of the village at Hillview Touring Park, phone: 01754 872979.
- For the enthusiast, Hill View Lakes offers fishing.
- There is also horseback riding.
- Richard HOARE provides a photograph of the Village Sign on Geo-graph, taken in May, 2010.
- See our touring page for visitor services.
You can see pictures of Hogsthorpe which are provided by:
You can see the
administrative areas in which Hogsthorpe has been placed at times in the past. Select one to see a link to a map of that particular area.
- See our Maps page for additional resources.
You can see maps centred on OS grid reference TF536721 (Lat/Lon: 53.223744, 0.299327), Hogsthorpe which are provided by: