Trees surrounded by mulch (variety to chose from), edged by sidewalk. Trees, would not have to be so "formal".

Pleached Trees for shade seating. Hornbeam Colonnade at Dumbarton Oaks

A Contemporary Country Garden by Hendy Curzon Gardens. Auto gates painted in Farrow & Ball Dimity

We are keen to have a gate that could get a car through but then it be divided into and to open so one gate is a normal walking gate

Outside Gate

Outside Gate. Might paint my side gate & panel like this?

Stabilised gravel driveway with stone sett edgings

Stabilised gravel driveway design with stone sett edgings

driveway brick entrance designs - Yahoo! Search Results:

LOVE this driveway with brick entrance - Yahoo!

Lighted Pathway : Landscaping | Barry Block : Garden Galleries : HGTV - Home & Garden Television

I like this idea if you have a long driveway. You could do solar lights! simple floodlights shining upward on tree canopy makes a brilliant statement at night

Source4 Project

Brick columns and gate

boxwood designs | Designer Luciano Giubbilei's masterful use of hedges at a Chelsea ...

Designer Luciano Giubbilei& masterful use of hedges.