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Waverley Farm 1999

Former owners:
Andrews, James N., Sr. Mr. Mrs.
Andrews, James N., Jr. Mr. Mrs.
Physical description:
1 folder+ 15 35 mm. slides
Type:
Mixed archival materials
Place:
United States of America, Virginia, Culpeper County, Somerset
Virginia
Somerset
Waverley Farm (Somerset, Virginia)
Date:
1999
1999-1999
Notes:
This garden site within a large horse and cattle farm includes ten boxwood-hedged rooms and features a central allee, a water-lily pool, perennial beds, a white garden, a daylily room, an iris allee, and a spring planting room (designed for spring and fall bloom). The garden combines formal design with an informality of planting style and was established in the 1920s.
Persons associated with the property include: Mr. and Mrs. James N. Andrews, Sr. (former owners) and Mrs. and Mrs. James N. Andrews, Jr. (former owners).
Summary:
The folder includes a worksheet and a garden plan. The garden is noted for its use of garden rooms and its balance of formal and informal elements in a rural setting, as well as its magnificent boxwood hedges.
Topic:
Gardens
Local number:
VA265000
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens

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