Beatrix Potter's bedroom in her Hill Top House just outside of Hawkshead Village.
Beatrix Potter (July 28, 1866 - December 22, 1943) . “There is something delicious about writing the first words of a story. You never quite know where they’ll take you.”
Miss Potter's beloved Herdwick sheep.
Hilltop House, the home of Beatrix Potter. Photo from Sally Clarkson's blog.
Castle Cottage in Near Sawrey. Beatrix and Williams home.
Beatrix Potter storefront, Gloucester. The store is built in the image of Beatrix Potter's "The Tailor of Gloucester" book illustration.
Beatrix Potter - baby mouse
Norman Warne and nephew Fred. ~ Beatrix was unofficially engaged to her editor Norman Warne for one month (July,1905) before his unexpected death a month later of lymphatic leukemia.