Edwin Lutyens

Gertrude Jekyll Garden at Le Bois des Moutier, France

Edwin Lutyens and Gertrude Jekyll – Design for Living

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By 1901 a comfortable house in the country in England made to appear as old as the country itself by designers Edwin Lutyens and Gertrude Jekyll was the ideal

Country Romanticism

Country Romanticism

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Edwin Landseer Lutyens (1869-1944) had no formal architectural education studying buildings around his home at Thursley in Surrey. Stylistically the houses he built looked back to an English venacular tradition. They were modified in response to the differing requirements of his affluent clients. Each house was a complex, sometimes eclectic…