Some pictures taken on the east side of Coniston Water 23rd May 2010.

A wonderfully picturesque garden. Photo taken looking east from the car park at Monk Coniston.
A wonderfully picturesque garden. Photo taken looking east from the car park at Monk Coniston.

 

Coniston Old Man from near Monk Coniston car park.
Coniston Old Man from near Monk Coniston car park.

 

A view across the head of Coniston Water to the Yewdale Fells.
A view across the head of Coniston Water to the Yewdale Fells.

 

Looking South from the same spot as the previous picture.
Looking South from the same spot as the previous picture.

 

Monk Coniston jetty bathed in sunshine.
Monk Coniston jetty bathed in sunshine.

 

Coniston Old Man from close by Monk Coniston jetty.
Coniston Old Man from close by Monk Coniston jetty.

 

A view from on the jetty.
A view from on the jetty.

 

Coniston Old Man from on the jetty.
Coniston Old Man from on the jetty.

 

A wider view of Monk Coniston jetty
A wider view.

 

Bank Ground Farm.
Bank Ground Farm.

 

The view across Coniston Water from Bank Ground Farm.
The view across Coniston Water from Bank Ground Farm.

 

A close up of The Old Man.
A close up of The Old Man.

 

The rear of Bank Ground Farm.
The rear of Bank Ground Farm.

 

The Coniston Fells and Wetherlam from Bank Ground Farm.
The Coniston Fells and Wetherlam from Bank Ground Farm.

 

Another view further round to the right.
Another view further round to the right. Shame about the wire fence.

 

A rescue helicopter flying over Coniston.
A rescue helicopter flying over Coniston.

 

The side view of the farm.
The side view of the farm.

 

Front of Bank Ground Farm
Bank Ground Farm was Arthur Ransome's model for Holly Howe in his Swallows & Amazons childrens books.

 

Front of Bank Ground Farm
Bank Ground Farm is a guesthouse with a very nice tearoom also.

Camera's: Canon Digital IXUS 850 IS and Konica Minolta Dynax 5D.

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