My choice of image this week for Norm’s Thursday Doors is the entrance to this cottage in the village of Scorton in The Forest of Bowland, Lancashire, England.

Scorton meaning ‘farmstead near a ditch or ravine’ is a village in the parish of Nether Wyresdale, along the road from Garstang. It was developed around the cotton mill and railway in the nineteenth century, although there are records of the village and catholic church in Scurton, or Scorton, tracing back to the 17C. –Welcome to Scorton Website

Scorton village door

A Cottage in the Village of Scorton ©HelenBushe


8 Comments

cwaugh212 · May 9, 2016 at 18:24

I love the picture. I followed your link to Norm’s page and am now “Following” Norm. Perhaps I can add a few nice door pictures over the next few weeks.

    HMB · May 10, 2016 at 06:33

    Thanks Charles. I enjoy the challenges as they get me thinking out of the box.

christelswanderings · May 8, 2016 at 17:56

Beautiful composition!

    HMB · May 8, 2016 at 18:03

    Thank you .

GeorgieMoon · May 8, 2016 at 08:54

Such a lovely cottage door. And look at all that rambling plant growing over it, it will be very hidden when the leaves come out!

    HMB · May 8, 2016 at 20:03

    Thanks for comment, Georgie. Yes they’ll need a machete later in the summer .

Marga Demmers · May 8, 2016 at 08:53

Another pretty cottage I would not mind living in. Unless it is in one of those deserted villages, but it looks like people are living here.

    HMB · May 8, 2016 at 20:05

    Thanks Marga. This one is definitely lived in.

I'm always pleased to read comments.....

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