Title: Lutyens houses and gardens
Year: 1921 (1920s)
Authors: Weaver, Lawrence, 1876-1930
Subjects: Lutyens, Edwin Landseer, Sir, 1869-1944 Architecture, Domestic Gardens
Publisher: London, Offices of "Country life", ltd. [etc.] New York, C. Scribner’s Sons
Contributing Library: University of Connecticut Libraries
Digitizing Sponsor: LYRASIS Members and Sloan Foundation
Click here to view book online to see this illustration in context in a browseable online version of this book.
Text Appearing Before Image:
The Deanery Garden 53
Text Appearing After Image:
o o 0w P w Q < w wQw 3J H m 54 Garden Features for the house to be built there. The design made for Mr.Edward Hudson showed early a peculiar gift for weldingtogether house and garden into a harmonious whole. Thebuilding has since been enlarged for a later owner, but asfirst built it marked the rapid development that was takingplace in Sir Edwins art in the opening year of the century.The Deanery Garden is therefore more instructive if con-sidered in the form which it first took. The house wasbuilt on the north-east side of the garden and adjoining theroad. The door from the road opens through an entryinto the open tank court (Fig. 32). The hall is furnishedwith a solid screen built of heavy timbers with chalk blockfilling, and to the east of the screened space, which in amediaeval house would be called the screens, is a sitting-room. At the other, or western, end of the hall is thedining-room. The tall bay window of the two-storey hall,seen in Fig. 33, has no less than forty-eight
Note About Images
Please note that these images are extracted from scanned page images that may have been digitally enhanced for readability – coloration and appearance of these illustrations may not perfectly resemble the original work.
Tagged: , bookid:lutyenshousesga00weav , bookyear:1921 , bookdecade:1920 , bookcentury:1900 , bookauthor:Weaver__Lawrence__1876_1930 , booksubject:Lutyens__Edwin_Landseer__Sir__1869_1944 , booksubject:Architecture__Domestic , booksubject:Gardens , bookpublisher:London__Offices_of__Country_life___ltd___etc__ , bookpublisher:_New_York__C__Scribner_s_Sons , bookcontributor:University_of_Connecticut_Libraries , booksponsor:LYRASIS_Members_and_Sloan_Foundation , bookleafnumber:60 , bookcollection:uconn_libraries , bookcollection:americana