Penelope Chichester-Clark

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Penelope Chichester-Clark (Hobhouse)

Immediate Family:

Daughter of Capt James Lenox-Conyngham Chichester-Clark, DSO, MP, DL, JP and Marion Caroline Dehra Brackenbury
Widow of Prof. John Melville Malins
Ex-wife of Paul Rodbard Hobhouse
Mother of <private> Hobhouse; <private> Hobhouse and <private> Hobhouse
Sister of <private> Chichester-Clark and Major Rt Hon James Dawson Chichester-Clark, DL, Baron Moyola

Occupation: Garden writer, designer, lecturer and television presenter
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About Penelope Chichester-Clark

Penelope Hobhouse

Garden writer, garden designer, garden historian, lecturer and gardener. Until 1993 with her husband, Professor John Malins, she was in charge of the National Trust Gardens at Tintinhull House in Somerset.

Today she lives in Dorset and travels in Europe, Australia and the United States lecturing and designing gardens.

Penelope Hobhouse and Associates is a small design office in the west of England, with an associate Nan Sinton in Boston, USA.

Penelope Hobhouse was born in Northern Ireland in 1929 - Cambridge Honours Degree Economics 1951 MA

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Penelope Chichester-Clark's Timeline

November 20, 1929