United States of America, New York, Nassau County, Oyster Bay, Brookville
Ferncote (Brookville, New York)
Ferncote was once part of the Glenby property. Jane Francke moved from Glenby to Ferncote (the gardener's cottage) after the death of her husband, Luis, in 1938. In 1939, Mrs. Francke sold the main house and garden, but kept the rest of the property. [See Glenby, NY110, for original property information.]
Persons and Organizations associated with the garden include: Jane B. Francke (former owner, 1938-1953).
The folder includes a work sheet, narrative garden description, features plan, and copy of plan for rose garden (1927).
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