United States of America, Massachusetts, Norfolk County, Brookline
A Contemplative Garden (Brookline, Massachusetts)
'A Contemplative Garden' is a Japanese garden of dry ponds and rivers surrounding a square moss lawn. Beyond the dry ponds and river is a Japanese tea house tucked in amongst stately pines and other evergreens.
People associated with this estate include: Julie Moir Messervy (landscape architect, 1994) and Linda Hamlin (architect, 1991).
The folder includes a worksheet, garden features descriptions, site plans, and copies of newspaper clippings.
Garden has been featured in At Home, Boston Globe, July 6, 2000, F1,F4