Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

English architect and garden designer, for biography of whom see A. Stuart Gray, Edwardian Architecture (1985), 284, and Directory of British Architects 1834-1914 (RIBA 2001), II, 361. In Ireland Peto designed the Italian garden on the island of Garinish, near Glengarriff, Co. Cork, for John Annan Bryce in 1911.(1)

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(1) A.G.L. Hellyer, 'A garden in search of a house', Country Life138, 11 Mar 1965, 512-4.


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Building: CO. CORK, GARINISH (OR GARNISH) ISLAND (GLENGARRIFF)
Date: 1911
Nature: Creation of Italianate garden for John Annan Bryce, begun in 1911. Also designed house, not built.
Refs: Original designs held in Department of the Environment, Dublin (some of these repr. in Nigel Everett, Wild Gardens The Lost Demesnes of Bantry Bay (Bantry: Hafod Press, 2000); A.G.L. Hellyer, 'A garden in search of a house', Country Life138, 11 Mar 1965, 512-4; E. Malins & P. Bowe, Irish Gardens and Demesnes from 1830 (1980), 95-100