Formally owned by the Bush family, this historic country retreat was lacking in one area. The existing pool was outdated and only surrounded by grass. The goal of this design was to keep in character with the rest of the grounds so that was a huge consideration. The resulting project was a understated bluestone patio […]
The Project: This patio was quite an undertaking…. 2000 square feet of Techo Bloc Blu patiostone, antika borders, onyx villagio inlays, a faux wood floor dining area, fire pit, pillars, lighting and sitting walls combine to make for one heck of an entertaining space. The design concept for this space was to encompass the huge 20 by […]
Pool, bluestone patio, plantings, and stone steps on a country estate in Killingworth. Pool resurfaced by Century Pools; design, hardscape and plantings by Langer Landscapes. Natural stone staircase leading down to a pool. The stones were retrieved from the property to match existing stone walls and the staircase is built in an ‘s’ curve to […]
Very proud of how this job came out. We dealt with zoning restrictions because of its proximity to the CT River, only native plant use, tight spaces, and matching in with the carefully planned architecture. The pictures don’t do it justice! Job description All native plant bed design surrounding entire house, perennial sun garden, shade […]
Job description: Backyard revamp…overgrowth torn out and regraded, pea stone installed to withstand heavy dog traffic, flagstone path laid, 600 square foot bluestone patio with Belgium block border and center drain, colorful shade gardens, bolder stairway, and split rail fencing installed.
This project completely transformed this property providing a wonderful space to grill and play as well as including a fire pit to enjoy those fall New England nights. Using Techo Bloc Blu and Villagio cobble border, the project was broken off into outdoor rooms to enhance entertaining. A huge retaining wall built up the steep […]