This fully landscaped backyard has had the space split up into various sections, like dining, socialising, and resting. Along one side of the backyard, is a wood bench, that almost runs the entire length of the space.
Use rectangles to create a zig-zag plot A series of rectangular lawns or any other ground cover or paving of your choosing - pebbles, decking - are laid at right angles to each other. They traverse the garden, giving strong direction.
Small formal town garden with paved patio, dining table and chairs, lawn, containers, borders and arch dividing separate patio at far end of garden – London A bit formal for my taste, but like the use of space.