JEKYLL, HERBERT (SIR) #
- Born: 1846 Died: 1932
English amateur gardener, brother of Gertude Jekyll. Herbert Jekyll, who was private secretary to the Lord Lieutenant of Ireland, Robert, second Baron Houghton, from 1892 to 1895, made plans for the terrace at Abbey Leix, Co. Laois, for the fourth Viscount de Vesci, in 1893.(1)
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(1) Drawings in De Vesci Papers, NLI AD 3586.
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|Building:||CO. LAOIS, ABBEY LEIX|
|Nature:||Plans for terrace.|
|Refs:||Drawings in De Vesci Papers, NLI AD 3586 (see A.P.W. Malcomson, The De Vesci Papers (Irish Manuscripts Commission, 2006), 169)|