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Blackwell is a remarkable Arts and Crafts house, with a unique interior. "The architect was Mackay Hugh Baillie Scott (1865 - 1945) The client was Sir Edward Holt, former Lord Mayor of Manchester, and a prominent brewer". (Lakeland Arts)
Holt's Ales were extremely well-known all over the north west of England. The house was built as a 'weekend retreat in 1901.
Visit http:/​/​www.​blackwell.​org.​uk/​ for more information and public access.

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Keywords:architects, architects, arts and crafts, blackwell, bowness-on-windermere, brewers, cumbria, edward holt, houses, lake district, lakeland arts, lakeland arts, mackay hugh baillie scott, windermere

HRS 6835 Blackwell House, Leaf carving

HRS 6835 Blackwell House, Leaf carving

HRS 6836 Blackwell House, Main Hall

HRS 6836 Blackwell House, Main Hall

HRS 6837 Blackwell House, Large fireplace east end of house

HRS 6837 Blackwell House, Large fireplace east end of house

HRS 6838 Blackwell House, Dining room

HRS 6838 Blackwell House, Dining room

HRS 6839 Blackwell House, Main Hall

HRS 6839 Blackwell House, Main Hall

HRS 6840 Blackwell House, Upper front bedroom

HRS 6840 Blackwell House, Upper front bedroom

HRS 6841 Blackwell House, View to Windermere

HRS 6841 Blackwell House, View to Windermere

HRS 6842 Blackwell House, North wing

HRS 6842 Blackwell House, North wing

HRS 6843 Blackwell House from SW

HRS 6843 Blackwell House from SW

HRS 6844 Blackwell House, looking NW

HRS 6844 Blackwell House, looking NW

HRS 6845 Blackwell House, the gate posts

HRS 6845 Blackwell House,  the gate posts

HRS 6846 Blackwell House, View towards Windermere

HRS 6846 Blackwell House, View towards Windermere