Garden design drawing in progress

Country gardens

All gardens should fit into the surrounding landscape, but gardens in the countryside need particular care.

Country garden with recreated woodland in Gurney Slade, Somerset

The garden in this first picture makes use of the rock face behind as a backdrop to the tiny piece of recreated woodland.

The next pictures shows how seamlessly we can link the ornamental garden to the rural landscape.

The first picture shows the plot before work began.

A garden in a rural landscape at Barrow Gurney, near Bristol, Somerset, before landscaping had begun
The same garden designed to harmonise with the Somerset landscape

This picture shows how, after only five years, the plot is transformed and this country garden now fits perfectly into the rural landscape.