Largely inwardly focused, the redesigned gardens are laid out as a series of rooms and passages that unfold in a carefully choreographed sequence of discovery.
Layered plantings with a backbone of clipped hedges create an enveloping sense of refuge while adding punctuation to the formal plan.
The oval pool courtyard paving was replaced with limestone laid in a diamond pattern matching the Ivy detail added to the pool house walls.
A small formal lawn, crowned by an exuberant bench, was created to enhance entertaining.
A mixture of exuberant color contrasted with subtle textures balance the beautiful interiors within.