A lingering look at the windows of ‘St Michaels’ Mount’.

I have just returned from a five-day visit to Cornwall, and one of the many historic places I really enjoyed, was St Michael’s Mount, the most famous of Cornwall’s landmarks. This majestic castle is built high on a granite crag, and dates back to the 14th century. When I have more time, I’ll do a post with more photos, but for now here are just a few of the wonderful windows which look out across Mounts Bay.


Every window has a magnificent view.


I could imagine myself sitting on this window seat for hours, reading a book or just staring out to sea.


Each window had a special charm of its own.


Just take a look at this ornate window fastener. So beautiful.


This one just had a plain pane of glass, but the gorgeous view certainly made up for that.


It’s hard to pick a favourite, but I really loved this one.


I hope you’ve enjoyed my lingering look at windows. To see more, click here to visit Dawn’s latest post.