United States of America, Delaware, New Castle County, Wilmington
Mauchline (Wilmington, Delaware)
The English country-style house at Mauchline was built in 1917. Elizabeth Bootes Clark was the landscape architect. The site is urban, on two levels, and has year-round interest. It was designed to be enclosed by a hedge and brick wall, with a small pool, surrounded by box-bordered flower beds, and a greenhouse.
Persons associated with the garden include: Elizabeth Bootes Clark (landscape architect, c. 1917); Frank G. Tallman (former owner); Anne Dickie Tallman (former owner); Julia Ashbrook Tallman (former owner); Irving Warner (former owner); and Marian Tallman Warner (former owner).
The folder includes worksheets and photocopied information about the garden.