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Lyon Garden, 1986

Landscape designer:
Shaheen, Robert
Architect:
Carter, Raymond
Former owner:
Lyon, Frank
Lyon, Marion
Provenance:
Little Rock Garden Club
Physical description:
1 folder+ 13 35 mm. slides (photographs)
Type:
Mixed archival materials
Place:
United States of America, Arkansas, Pulaski County, Little Rock
Arkansas
Little Rock
Lyon Garden (Little Rock, Arkansas)
Date:
1986
1986-1986
Notes:
Situated in the Cammack Village section of Little Rock, this site features a French Provincial style house, whose spectacular balcony overlooks gardens and the Arkansas River. The house, designed by Raymond Carter, was built in 1964, and the gardens, designed by Robert A. Shaheen, were created around the same time. Garden highlights include a swimming pool, azaleas, and a rose garden on the terraced areas overlooking the river.
Persons associated with the property include Robert Shaheen (landscape designer, ca. 1964); Raymond Carter (architect, 1964); and Frank and Marion Lyon (former owners, 1964-2001).
Summary:
The folder includes worksheets and additional information.
Topic:
Gardens
Local number:
AR030000
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens

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