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Sunset Farm, ca. 1967-1991

Architect:
Hayman, Milton E. 1889-1969
Former owner:
Ogden, Ralph, Dr./Mrs
Landscape architect:
Stevenson, Katharine M. d. 1999
Physical description:
2 folders+ 18 35 mm. slides; 8 photographic prints
Type:
Mixed archival materials
Place:
United States of America, Connecticut, Hartford County, West Hartford
Connecticut
West Hartford
Sunset Farm (West Hartford, Connecticut)
Date:
1967
1967-1991
ca 1967-1991
Notes:
Sunset Farm is located on three acres of property which include a poolside formal garden, a picnic area, and a woodland setting through which winding brick paths lead to three log cabins located on the property, in addition to the main house. The picnic area features blue stone patios and two natural stone outdoor fireplaces. Custom made wrought iron fences enclose the formal garden and picnic area.
English ivy, daylilies, daffodils, roses and azaleas are plantings prominently featured on the property.
Persons associated with the garden include: Dr. and Mrs. Ralph Ogden (former owners, 1938-1967), Katherine (Kitty) M. Stevenson (landscape designer, ca. 1950), and Milton E. Hayman (architect).
Summary:
The folders includes worksheets, site plans and additional information.
Topic:
Gardens
Local number:
CT119000
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens

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