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Villa Rose [slide]

Creator:
Blyth, Charles R
Johnston, Frances Benjamin 1864-1952
Strawberry Hill
Grant, Joseph Donahue
Architect:
Hobart, Lewis
Landscape Architect:
Church, Thomas Dolliver
Physical description:
1 slide: col
Type:
Projected media
Place:
United States of America, California, San Mateo County, Hillsborough
California
Hillsborough
Date:
1924
Notes:
Villa Rose, is located twenty miles south of San Francisco and was the residence of Mr. J. D. Grant. The sunken Italianate gardens are south of the house and feature a rectangular reflecting pond, rose standards and an orangery and fountain at the far end of the gardens. The house is Italian Renaissance style. Library of Congress, Frances Benjamin Johnston Collection, Washington, D. C.
Topic:
Spring
Reflecting pools
Animal sculpture
Formal gardens
Rose arbors
Villas
Italian gardens
Arches
Trees
Shrubs
Fountains
Water jets
Walls (building)
Terraces (land forms)
Garden ornaments and furniture
Local number:
CA195001
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens

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