It’s rare that a newly built house in England has much attention lavished on its garden, but when Alison Higgins and her family moved into their two-year-old townhouse, they turned to award-winning designer Kate Gould for help.
A covetable English garden
This contemporary water feature, set into a dry stone wall, is especially beautiful at night when lighting lends it a magical glow.(1/5)
The garden is arranged on different levels with focal points – such as this contemporary seating area – drawing the eye.(2/5)
The sunken terrace leads straight out from the house, and with its low surrounding walls, serves as a contained al fresco room.(3/5)
The neatly planned garden boasts realistic artificial grass – a practical and good-looking choice, especially in areas where irrigation is a problem.(4/5)
The golden bamboo with its stripped stems and lush green leaves not only marks a boundary wall, but offers privacy too.(5/5)