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Watts Garden ca. 1930

Former owner:
Watts, Samuel H. Mrs
Landscape architect:
Clark, Agnes Selkirk
Physical description:
1 folders+ 5 glass lantern slides
Type:
Projected media
Place:
United States of America, Connecticut, Fairfield County, New Canaan
Connecticut
New Canaan
Watts Garden (New Canaan, Connecticut)
Date:
1930
ca 1930
Notes:
A series of grass terraces delineated by stone walls are featured in this small garden; graceful, curving stone steps lead to one lower level, a series of wide stone steps lead to the second level, which then opens to a grass quadrangle edged with perennial beds. A small, shingled cottage is located at the far end of the quadrangle along with a multi-storied bird house. A tall stone wall encloses the quadrangle; a wooden horse head is carved onto the enty post.
Persons and firms associated with the garden and property include: Mrs. Samuel Watts (former owner); and Agnes Selkirk Clark (landscape architect).
Summary:
The folder includes a catalog sheet.
Topic:
Gardens
Local number:
CT019000
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens

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