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Foxwood 1983-2001

Architects:
D'Armand, Ashmead & Bickley
Provenance:
Garden Club of Wilmington
Physical description:
2 folders+ 29 35 mm. slides
Type:
Mixed archival materials
Place:
United States of America, Delaware, New Castle County, Greenville
Delaware
Greenville
Foxwood (Greenville, Delaware)
Date:
1983
1983-2001
Notes:
A fieldstone house is set among fields with views of ponds and woods. The topiary gardens sit below the house, overlooking woods and farm fields. The topiary, in the form of spirals, birds, rabbits, a dancing bear, a large frog and baskets, are placed around the garden with groundcover in-between. In the center of the garden is a low hedge encircling stonework, urns and flower beds. To one side is a small fountain and pool.
Firms associated with the site and garden include: D'Armana, Ashmead & Bickley (architects).
Summary:
The folder includes a worksheet, site plans, and garden features descriptions.
Topic:
Gardens
Local number:
DE016000
Restrictions:
Access to original images by appointment only. Researcher must submit request for appointment in writing. Certain items may be restricted and not available to researchers. Please direct reference inquiries to the Archives of American Gardens: aag@si.edu
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens

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