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Villa Rose [slide]

Creator:
Blyth, Charles R
Lyon, Fred
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 is 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. Sunken garden viewed from terrace of house; second pond has water jets and beyond lies the casino.
Topic:
Spring
Sunken gardens
Italian gardens
Reflecting pools
Fountains
Water jets
Pavilions
Containers
Plants, Potted
Formal gardens
Walkways
Sculpture
Niches (Architecture)
Flags
Hedges
Terraces (land forms)
Local number:
CA195005
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens

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