Low maintenance Clapham garden

This is a an awkward shaped garden but is the making of an otherwise simple property.  The owners wanted it to become integral to their interior space as they were a young couple that anticipated doing a lot of entertaining.  They wanted it to be practical and low maintenance (although they were happy to mow […]

Pop Up Garden in South West London

This is a long narrow garden in Clapham, which is seen from the owners’ flat above and is reached by a narrow passage running along side the house. At the back of the garden is a church with pretty windows. The owners wanted a light, contemporary and easy to maintain garden. We thought if you […]

Hard Landscaped Garden Featuring Black Paving and Fencing

This Clapham garden was a perfect project with a wonderful client who had a strong idea of what she wanted but didn’t know how to achieve the look she had in mind. The house was undergoing a complete overhaul including a back extension which leads directly out onto the garden through bi-fold doors, the width […]

Raised Beds for Vegetable, Gravel Areas for Entertaining in West London

We found this south facing Chiswick garden in quite a state. It had had a few years of discontent; the shrubs were sad and overgrown. Our client wanted something more contemporary and easy to keep; it had been a football pitch for her boys over the years. Our client also wanted raised vegetable beds and […]

Courtyard Garden with High Wall

This Clapham garden is another one of my small garden designs but in this case we have gone for a rather vintage or classical look using beautiful London old stock brick and lovely York stone. The garden’s walls were crumbling and we had to totally rebuild the back wall from the bottom of its foundations […]