PETO, HAROLD AINSWORTH #
- Born: 1854 Died: 1933
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)
See WORKS, for Irish work only.
(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)|
|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|