5th May 2013

a visit to Allan Bank one of William Wordsworth's residences near Grasmere

in the centre of Grasmere village

lots of green leaves now in the hedgerows

Helm Crag from the road up to Allan Bank

Stone Arthur from the road

the continuing track with Helm Crag beyond

volunteers clearing the garden near the billiard room

Loughrigg and Grasmere from the garden

a part of Grasmere village from the garden

inside the unrestored billiard room

the front door of Allan Bank

the staircase

Stone Arthur on the descent from Allan Bank

the gated exit from the grounds

looking back up at Allan Bank and the billiard room

Silver How and Allan Bank from below