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Historic garden restored

Renovating and updating, while preserving the charm. The goal of this project was to renovate, restore, and update an historic garden dating back more than a hundred years. Originally begun in 1904, this garden was the subject of several books and the scene of many important parties through the 1920s, ’30s, and early ’40s; think Great Gatsby meets Appalachia. However, …

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Planters, Inc.

Small space, big entrance

Driveway and plantings enhance entrance of home. Given the limited in-ground space allowed, this small scale intown project demonstrates a deliberate, careful choice of plant material to both soften and complement the architecture. The┬ánew approach drive, pedestrian steps, and plantings soften the exterior (above). A specimen ginkgo breaks up the large facade on the left. A grouping of thunderhead pines …

UAC-adminSmall space, big entrance