Grasmere


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Gras·mere

 (grăs′mîr′)
A lake of northwest England in the Lake District. William Wordsworth lived nearby, at Dove Cottage in the village of Grasmere, from 1799 to 1808.

Grasmere

(ˈɡrɑːsˌmɪə)
n
(Placename) a village in NW England, in Cumbria at the head of Lake Grasmere: home of William Wordsworth and of Thomas de Quincey

Gras•mere

(ˈgræs mɪər, ˈgrɑs-)

n.
1. a lake in Westmoreland, in NW England. 1 mi. (1.6 km) long.
2. a village on this lake: Wordsworth's home 1790–1808.
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His flight from the active world, so genially celebrated in this newly published poem of The Recluse; his flight to the Vale of Grasmere, like that of some pious youth to the Chartreuse, is the most marked event of his existence.
It was on their return from this visit that Wordsworth again changed his home and went to live at Dove Cottage, near Grasmere, in the Lake District, which as a boy he had known and loved.
The days at Grasmere flowed along peacefully and almost without an event.
After their winter in Germany the Wordsworths settled permanently in their native Lake Region, at first in 'Dove Cottage,' in the village of Grasmere.
14pm from a neighbour telling them a burglary was taking place at a home on Grasmere Road, Marsh.
Our destination was the Daffodil Hotel and Spa, in a grand location right next to Lake Grasmere, with more than its fair share of beautiful grounds around it.
FACTFILE Karen Britton | stayed at the Daffodil Hotel & Spa, Keswick Road, Grasmere as a guest of the owners.
The hotel is just down the road from the centre of Grasmere, a beautiful and quirky village with great independent businesses, and nearby is pretty Ambleside and tourist favourite Bowness-on-Windermere.
The hotel is down the road from the centre of Grasmere, a beautiful village with great independent businesses, and nearby is pretty Ambleside and tourist favourite Bowness-on-Windermere.
POPULAR CHOICE Typical Taylor Wimpey style, above, which prospective buyers will be able to see at the new Grasmere showhome from next weekend.
The 34-year-old was found with serious head injuries at a house in Grasmere Avenue, War-rington, in the early hours of yesterday morning.
This morning, a police car was positioned at the back of Grasmere Road, across a path leading towards Adair Way.