Private Garden, Berkshire

A prestigious example of high quality garden design and planting to complement a truly stunning country house.

This feature private garden estate in Berkshire provides a range of different garden styles, including a traditional formal English front garden, arboretum, kitchen garden and a focal water garden.

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The MW Approach

Murdoch Wickham’s role has been to design a truly bespoke landscape design, plant and tree procurement and on site supervision. The landscaping has been designed to create an instant impact for the Client and illusion that the garden has been there for many years, with the use of high quality mature planting stock and materials.

Murdoch Wickham’s Landscape Plan for the Front Garden

The MW Vision

The vision for the front garden was to create a visual link between the house and the lawn area, created with a formal parterre of yew sentinels and pleached hornbeams.

Landscape Enhancement to the House’s Front Elevation

The MW Touch

New landscaping to the Front Garden

Thatched duck hide to the water garden

The Client has also chosen to add to the gardens elements of garden sculptures, these striking additions provide additional focal points to the garden. The garden sculptures are by Philip Jackson, best known for his hauntingly elegant figure pieces and for significant public commissions such as the Bomber Command Memorial in Green Park and the Gandhi memorial in Parliament Square.

Sculpture by Philip Jackson

Project Details

Sector

Private Estates

Client

Private Client

Status

2010 – Ongoing

Murdoch Wickham strives to create successful spaces for communities to use and enjoy.

Our vast range of experience and passion for design excellence allows us to enhance the environment, both sustainably and for the community.
Murdoch Wickham, The Tithe Barn, Bradbourne House, East Malling, Kent, ME19 6DZ
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