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BANNER
View to North Pergola, 2014
2014 © Millicent Harvey Photography

HISTORY
View to North Pergola, 1917
Hand-colored glass lantern slides by Frances Benjamin Johnston. Courtesy of the Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs, Frances Benjamin Johnston collection

RENOVATION
Aerial view of Blue Garden, 2012
2014 © Marianne Lee Photography

GARDEN
Restored Long Pool and South Pergola, 2014
2014 © Millicent Harvey Photography

History

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Perennials provided an expansive array of blue, blue-purple, and white, with leaves of all shades of green through gray — some vertical and strappy, others feathery and shiny.
Hand-colored glass lantern slides by Frances Benjamin Johnston. Courtesy of the Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs, Frances Benjamin Johnston collection


Restoration

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Obscured by a contemporary planting of hosta, the coping tiles around the long pool, with cutouts for plants, remained in good condition, with few needing to be replaced.

The Garden

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The restored long pool and arcing jets of water.
2014 © Millicent Harvey Photography


Visiting

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New entry drive with original farm walls along Beacon Hill Road.
2014 © Millicent Harvey Photography