Small Garden Designed for Relaxation
Lower Barn Farm Porcelain Paving
20mm Ice Blue Aggregate
5.44m3 of earth and hardcore excavated
3.4m3 of Type 1 imported
0.68m3 of concrete poured
34m2 of porcelain laid
0.6m3 of aggregate spread
1 gazebo installed
The objective of this project was to design and construct a low-maintenance garden that would serve as a space for relaxation.
The design would need to incorporate a hub tub and seating area.
The proposal included the creation of a secluded outdoor seating space, complete with a concrete foundation to support the hot tub. A luxury timber gazebo was selected to create a beautiful outdoor space that could be used all year round.
Porcelain was chosen for its low-maintenance nature. A dark grey colour was chosen to complement the patio doors and fence panels. The main patio was installed at the same level as the threshold, providing a seamless transition between the indoor and outdoor spaces.
Subtle sleeper raised beds were incorporated to provide easy-to-maintain planting options. Steppingstones – surrounded by 20mm Blue Ice – were used to form a convenient walkway leading to the garage.
The result of this project is a small garden that has now become and extension of the home, providing a serene outdoor space perfect for relaxation.