Beatrix Potter bought Hill Top in 1905, having fallen in love with the Lake District and the surrounding area. Over the next few years she spent as much time as possible at Hill Top, gaining inspiration for her stories from the farmhouse and the local villages.

Beatrix Potter bought Hill Top in having fallen in love with the Lake District and the surrounding area. Over the next few years she spent as much time as possible at Hill Top, gaining inspiration for her stories from the farmhouse and the local villages.

The musings of a female scientist. Encouraging other women to partake in this challenging,...

Good setting for a small and intimate cottage. The musings of a female scientist. Encouraging other women to partake in this challenging,.

Beatrix Potter home/Lake District.  As a child, I didn't care for Ms. Potter's stories, which were more depressing than entertaining.  However, I do admire Ms. Potter's artistry and success, her strength of character in the face of societal constraints, and her  efforts to preserve the Lake District.  She was before her time; I would like to believe that we would have been friends if we had met.

This was our sweet little cottage, near Ambleside, down a long windy lane with a farm gate at the end that you had to open and close to go in and out.you could go for lovely walks straight from the cottage.

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houses on a river ukimages: Lakes (by Ennor) Grasmere, England my holiday destination this year: lake district england. looking forward to ;

Lake District Cottages - Pretty Simple

eumycota: “dpcphotography: “ Lake District Cottages ” I wish I could live there. I love the Lake District.

Beatrix Potter purchased Hill Top in Near Sawry near Hawkwshead Village in 1905 w/ royalties from her first few books

Beatrix Potter Hill Top House

Hill Top Farm - Beatrix Potter wrote many of her famous children’s stories in this little house and it has been kept exactly as she left it, complete with her furniture and china. There is a traditional cottage garden attached.

Cottage for one in the Lake District, Cumbria, England.

Lonely little cottage seeks careful owner for long term relationship in English Lake District. Enjoy cozy nights in by the fire in winter and tea in the garden in summer.

~St John's in the Vale is a glacial valley in the Lake District National Park, Cumbria, England~

~St John's in the Vale in the Lake District National Park, Cumbria, England~ Picturesque and oh so pretty - makes you want to go for a stroll doesn't it?

William Wordsworth's Dove Cottage home, Grasmere, Lake District, Cumbria, England, UK

pagewoman: “ Dove Cottage, Grasmere, Lake District, Cumbria, England by Val Corbett home of William Wordsworth and his sister Dorothy ”

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