Eco Garden and Home

As this home has high Ecological credentials the garden followed suit. British Portland stone was used for all terraces, extensive walls, steps’ and coping, resulting in shorter than average transportation distances. Plants were sourced from local nurseries where the owners grow a high percentage of the plants themselves, rather than shipping them from Holland or…

Teenage Wilderness Trust

This is a wonderful local charity that supports young people who do not suit mainstream education, preferring a practical outdoors experience. At the charities base they needed an area for the students to grow their own organic food, learn new practical skills, foster social skills and develop self-esteem. The design has wooden raised beds with…

Oratory Pond

Oratory Preparatory School wished to turn a neglected and sterile formal pond into a haven for wildlife and a resource for pupils. Strips of lawn that were hard to mow were replaced with wildflower turf, native ferns and perennials, and the pond was planted with native flag iris, offering shelter and a safe passage for…