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Old 01-11-2004, 09:39 PM
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Default Eagle78. Not a typical English building

Although this is a lovely building is it not really typical of the area or of England in general. It was styled on a Swiss chalet. That said, there are a number of black and white buildings in the Lake District with galleries or balconies as shown on this building. The balconies were used for wool spinning.
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Old 01-11-2004, 09:43 PM
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Default Re: Eagle78. Not a typical English building

Thanks for that Keith, I never knew it was styled on a swiss chalet - it is lovely though and it fits in well with the village.
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