Garden Design - English Country Garden - Cheshire
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The design & landscaping of an English country garden with a formal design, using traditional materials and reclaimed stone and soft romantic planting #gardendesign #gardendesigncheshire #countrygarden #englishgarden #reclaimedstone #birdbath #gardenbench #shrubs #perennials #climbingplants
Traditional hand made clay pavers were chosen to give the 'look' of old brick but have better durability and frost proof properties. Using a traditional herringbone pattern also helps to provide a traditional feel www.ebgardendesign.co.uk

Traditional hand made clay pavers were chosen to give the 'look' of old brick but have better durability and frost proof properties. Using a traditional herringbone pattern also helps to provide a traditional feel www.ebgardendesign.co.uk

The use of reclaimed and traditional materials, like the York stone, blend beautifully with the period property. An old cast iron patio set was repainted to give it a facelift! www.ebgardendesign.co.uk

The use of reclaimed and traditional materials, like the York stone, blend beautifully with the period property. An old cast iron patio set was repainted to give it a facelift! www.ebgardendesign.co.uk

Hedge planting. Green beech (Fagus sylvatica) was chosen as it is native to Britain so does not look out of place in this rural setting www.ebgardendesign.co.uk

Hedge planting. Green beech (Fagus sylvatica) was chosen as it is native to Britain so does not look out of place in this rural setting www.ebgardendesign.co.uk

Setting out of the reclaimed York stone for the patio area which was chosen to be in keeping with the age of the property and its location www.ebgardendesign.co.uk

Setting out of the reclaimed York stone for the patio area which was chosen to be in keeping with the age of the property and its location www.ebgardendesign.co.uk

The clay paver edgings don't just delineate the design, they also provide access at the rear of of the planting beds for maintenance www.ebgardendesign.co.uk

The clay paver edgings don't just delineate the design, they also provide access at the rear of of the planting beds for maintenance www.ebgardendesign.co.uk

A beautifully simple hammered limestone birdbath from Foras is the central feature of the garden www.ebgardendesign.co.uk

Creation of a formal, rural garden - Cheshire UK

Creation of formal English country garden from start to finish

Creation of a formal, rural garden - Cheshire UK

The garden before design and landscaping. The only real positives were the lovely rural views www.ebgardendesign.co.uk

The garden before design and landscaping. The only real positives were the lovely rural views www.ebgardendesign.co.uk

The garden before design and landscaping. There was very little interest in the garden, the fences were old and an eyesore and the patio had become uneven www.ebgardendesign.co.uk

The garden before design and landscaping. There was very little interest in the garden, the fences were old and an eyesore and the patio had become uneven www.ebgardendesign.co.uk

Removal of the hawthorn tree stump - the tree was blocking the views and making the north facing garden even darker www.ebgardendesign.co.uk

Removal of the hawthorn tree stump - the tree was blocking the views and making the north facing garden even darker www.ebgardendesign.co.uk

The 'blank canvas'. Garden after removal of the tree stump and hedge planting. The left hand fence (which could not be removed) has been painted dark green so that it will 'disappear' when the hedge grows www.ebgardendesign.co.uk

The 'blank canvas'. Garden after removal of the tree stump and hedge planting. The left hand fence (which could not be removed) has been painted dark green so that it will 'disappear' when the hedge grows www.ebgardendesign.co.uk

Landscaping materials begin to arrive on site www.ebgardendesign.co.uk

Landscaping materials begin to arrive on site www.ebgardendesign.co.uk

Layout of the design beginning to take shape www.ebgardendesign.co.uk

Layout of the design beginning to take shape www.ebgardendesign.co.uk

The large pieces of reclaimed York stone in place and edgings nearly completed www.ebgardendesign.co.uk

The large pieces of reclaimed York stone in place and edgings nearly completed www.ebgardendesign.co.uk

The design has a simple, strong, classical layout with correct proportions and scale for the property and size of garden www.ebgardendesign.co.uk

The design has a simple, strong, classical layout with correct proportions and scale for the property and size of garden www.ebgardendesign.co.uk

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