Rill garden

PROJECT INFO: Period property

LOCATION: Ballinger, Buckinghamshire

 

Period property in the Chilterns with a letterbox water spout connecting to the existing pool via a water rill.

 

The water from the spout falls into a rill that zig zags 15 metres through the site to a pool near the house, cutting through a path to the main terrace allowing people to step over the water on their journey through the garden. 

 

Multi-stem cornus kousa combined with perennials and grasses create a soft natural feel. Wonderful bespoke iron gates in a tulip design have been added to the entrance to the garden.

Rill garden Buckinghamshire
Rill garden Buckinghamshire
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Rill running through paving
Rill running through paving
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Pebble strip detail within paving
Pebble strip detail within paving
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Naturalistic, soft planting
Naturalistic, soft planting
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Letterbox water spout
Letterbox water spout
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Wonderful peonies!
Wonderful peonies!
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Water to lawn edge
Water to lawn edge
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Multi stem cornus
Multi stem cornus
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Rill connects to existing pool
Rill connects to existing pool
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Bespoke iron gates
Bespoke iron gates
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Build Stage - rill construction
Build Stage - rill construction
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Letterbox water spout buckinghamshire Mark Langford Garden Design Buckinghamshire