Modern Classic

A clean, contemporary garden with traditional influences, this is truly a garden of two halves. The front yard speaks to the heritage of the street and surrounding houses, responding with low clipped hedges, Himalayan Birch trees and white flowering perennials. The rear garden is an extension of the contemporary interior living and uses a strong horizontal emphasis and borrowed landscape to create the illusion of space in a small area.

Lounge outside minimal

"…Wendelborn placed a stream along the entire length of the back boundary. Backed by a wall of half-height honed concrete blocks, this further accentuates the horizontal line. A single blade of water falls onto Kaiaua river stones at the base." Read article…
Urbis Landscapes, May–Jun 2007

Stepped lawn

"Originally a raised lawn, the area was lowered to connect it to the house so that three floating steps provide an easy transition from paving to lawn, doubling as seating." Read article…
Urbis Landscapes, May–Jun 2007

Classical garden
After, before

Client and contractor: AR Developments