Project Portfolio

Overview of projects

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Hugh rises to a challenge, his garden designs range from a small urban bungalow, to public & community spaces, to gardens in the countryside. Designing gardens in; Bath, Somerset, Wiltshire & the Cotswolds.  Hugh & Kate have designed specific localised areas of gardens such as, hard landscaping features as well as; rockeries, climbers, ponds, shrubberies, [...]

Local Primary School

Local Primary School

Garden Design, consultation, project management  in Wiltshire. From disused allotments to family friendly school garden. This was a challenging project, requiring careful consideration of the landscape as well as health & safety issues for young children. Ensuring the old garden meshed well with the new.   It required working with levels and creating a way [...]

Hill Farm Garden

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I started this project, Near Bath, Somerset. Following the complete refurbishment of the house. The garden was only areas of lawn or rough pasture with some struggling young hedges & a few trees & very little else. To see gallery click on title.  I am working on a full garden design working in stages and [...]

Walled Garden

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We were asked to come up with a plan for a walled garden. Its beds were in very much neglected. Additionally to replant a renovated island bed each side reflecting the feel of the garden. the north side formal, the south side flowery with russet browns.

Sensory garden Camomile lawn

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This was a sensory garden project to enable clients in a home for the multiply disabled to receive a sensory and calming experience

Musical Obelisk & Seat for the blind

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Hugh designed & built this interactive sculpture, which allows deaf or hard of hearing people to feel the vibrations of the strings, which can be plucked to form a basic tune and rhythm.   The musical obelisk was created as a focal point of this new sculpture garden with path and box hedges to make it [...]

Island Bed

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Design & Planting in West Wiltshire This island bed is situated in a formal garden in Wiltshire.  It was very run down following many years of neglect.  The owner’s estate team refurbished the stonework. The brief was to design on one side a planting to work with the formal aspect of the garden however the [...]

VIneyard Visitor Centre

Berties garden

A garden design in the south of France.  A vineyard garden associated with a new winery in the Minervois region of the Languedoc.  This year is the first year of making wine in new egg shaped vats.  the vineyards are husbanded using biodynamic practises. The garden has been designed and small parts of back ground planting have been [...]

Oak circle, Specimen trees, Shelterbelt & conservation planting

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Design and planting in the Cotswolds. The picture of the oak circle was taken soon after planting early autumn 12. My client felt she wanted a very special woodland feature to celebrate a significant birthday.  We created a magical space in which she could walk to and feel at rest.   All the trees bought and [...]

Land form

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My second land form which is the movement of tons of soil & sub soil to create a sculptured shape with in the landscape & part of the garden.