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Battersby-Hartridge House [1985?]

Former owner:
Battersby, William
Hartridge, Julian
Wilder, Joseph John
Physical description:
1 folder+ 2 slides (col.)
Type:
Projected media
Place:
United States of America, Georgia, Chatham County, Savannah
Georgia
Savannah
Date:
1985
[1985?]
Notes:
The house was built in 1852 for William Battersby, a Savannah cotton merchant. The walled garden is one of a few surviving antebellum parterre gardens. After the Battersbys moved to England, the house became the residence of Julian Hartridge.
Publications:
Further sources of information include: 1. Mitchell, Willliam Robert, Jr.. Classic Savannah. New Orleans; Savannah: Martin-St. Martin Publishing Co., 1987. 2. Mayre, Florence. A Garden History of Georgia. Atlanta: Peachtree Garden Club, 1933. 3. Linley, John. The Georgia Catalog: Historic American Buildings Survey. Athens, GA: University of Georgia Press, 1982. 4. Mitchell, William. Gardens of Georgia. Atlanta: Peachtree Publishers, Ltd., 1989
Topic:
Parterres
Gardens
Walled gardens
Formal gardens
Houses
Greek Revival
Local number:
GA152000
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens

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