Like the concrete near the fire, great feature for inside. I can imagine a wood fire under it, the flue coming through it and then up, and leaving the space next to fie empty still to stack wood.
Belgravia House in London by Todhunter Earle. Even though this is a rooftop garden, the design show would be excellent for any long, narrow yard. Great way to break up the space by making different "zones"!
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~The Laburnum Walk at Barnsley House with allium path
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I like the contrasting surfaces but not gravel because of Charlie. I also like the trelliswork on the right-hand wall. Chairs with cushions around brazier in small urban garden, clipped box balls, Mespilus germanica
Herringbone brick path with silver/blue/white plants: Possibility for front walkway on either side of brick/tile leading to front door.
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Glazing and courtyard / entrance paving example
Olive trees and French lavender Peter Fudge design.