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