Knutsford is the town where Elizabeth Gaskell grew up with her dear Aunt Lumb and Aunt Abigail. Join me in this little photo tour! Please click on the thumbnail to view a larger image and the photographer credits.
Also sometimes written as Heathwaite or Heathecoate
Mrs. Gaskell grew up in this house with her dear Aunt Lumb
The Gaskell Tower
Built in 1907 by Richard Harding. The side of the tower contains a plaque with a list of her novels and a relief portrait Gaskell.
The Ruskin Rooms
Commissioned by Richard Harding Watt, he was a great admirer of Ruskin and named the building after him.