2. City Island Has Gardens Influenced by the English

The Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum

In the early 1900s, the design of several gardens and properties on City Island were influenced by the English, who favored intricate garden designs, colorful flowers and clipped topiary. The Francis Vail Estate on Paulis Place still stands as an example of City Island’s architectural past.

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