NEW from ACC Art Books & Iconic Images – Limited Edition: David Bowie IconClick here to order

The Trustees: Castle Hill

The Trustees: Castle Hill

By (author) Anna Kasabian

£12.95

Log in to add this to your wishlist.
  • The Trustees care for 118 special places - nearly 26,000 acres - all around Massachusetts
  • Beautiful reservations and historic properties connect thousands of visitors with the natural, historical, and cultural treasures across Massachusetts
  • Castle Hill, along with other Trustees properties, is one of the stunning locations featured in the acclaimed film Little Women (2019)
Full Description
Set against the sapphire backdrop of the Atlantic Ocean, Castle Hill on the Crane Estate in Ipswich, Massachusetts, is today a National Historic Landmark and the only known designed landscape of its size and kind still in existence in North America. This beautifully illustrated and practical guide provides the history and context of the stunning country estate of plumbing magnate Richard T. Crane, Jr. and his family, which draws many thousands of visitors each year. It includes the house designed by architect David Adler in 1928, with period furnishings, and marvellous natural landscapes and extensive gardens designed by some of the century's most notable landscape architects such as Arthur Shurcliff and the Olmsted Brothers.
About the Author
Anna Kasabian is a freelance writer, journalist and the author of more than 15 books. She has written articles over the years on the Crane Estate for several publications, including Architectural Digest. She has also written many articles on interior design, architecture, art, garden design and home and garden preservations projects.
Specifications
Publisher
Scala Arts & Heritage Publishers Ltd
ISBN
9781785512544
Published
25th Nov 2020
Binding
Paperback / softback
Size
210 mm x 220 mm
Pages
64 Pages
Recently Viewed

Please log-in or create an account to see your recent items.