Edge of the Peaks

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2017-04-03T08:48:36+00:00

Edge of the Peaks landscape with lake, wildflower meadow and a sheltered cottage garden This  barn conversion in Pott Shrigley at the edge of the Peak District has breathtaking views west across Cheshire. The clients are keen bird watchers. The existing farm pond was enlarged, relined and planted with native [...]

Leeks for Leek

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2017-04-03T08:48:36+00:00

Leeks for Leek a potager for the front garden These green-fingered clients had a longing for a beautiful greenhouse and space to grow vegetables. The only sunny spot in their property was  the sloping east facing front garden.  The main access to the house was up a very steep set [...]

Edwardian Elegance – Bramhall

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2017-04-03T08:48:36+00:00

Edwardian Elegance Bramhall garden The clients chose an impressive Hartley Botanic greenhouse to extend the growing season and productivity of their garden. The challenge was to position it for maximum light but without dominating the space.  A section was reserved at the end of the garden for the greenhouse, raised [...]

All Change – Prestbury, Cheshire

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2017-04-03T08:48:35+00:00

All Change altering a large garden in Prestbury, Cheshire The existing large house had be further extended, throwing the garden out of alignment with the house.  A new utility area was created, paving with stone and brick to match the house.  A gravel path with new long borders on either side [...]