The Garden Guide

Langley, Batty

Born - Died : 1696 - 1751

Batty Langley worked as an architect and garden designer but is best known for his books of 'patterns' for buildings. Batty Langley's book on New Principles of Gardening (1728) which argues for a more 'natural' style of garden design - with very few suggestions as to what form it might take.