SD3195 : Brantwood House

taken 32 years ago, near to Bowmanstead, Cumbria, Great Britain

Brantwood House
Brantwood House
This was the home of John Ruskin, (1819-1900), the highly influential art critic and author who lived here from 1872 until his death. He greatly approved of the Pre-Raphaelite art movement and was no mean artist himself. Although not overtly religious he became something of a Christian socialist and railed against social injustice and rampant capitalism. The house is now maintained as a museum in his memory and it is interesting looking out at the magnificent view over Coniston Water and the Old Man of Coniston which must have inspired his later writings.
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SD3195, 60 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
September 1985   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 8 March, 2009
Category
Country house   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 312 958 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:21.1843N 3:3.6035W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 3118 9579
View Direction
Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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