Category Archives: Private Gardens

HOBBIT HOUSE BUILD

Building the Hobbit House that became Chestnut Cottage was such fun to design and build. Everyone mucked in and we tried out new skills creating a little gem of a building that makes us and everyone who visits smile and smile and then smile some more! Here we all are mixing the cob for the walls.…
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LAKE-SIDE DINING

The Lake House is a stunning, lake-side, outdoor dining area with fire pit and new plantings close by. This type of structure would be suit a private garden or a public space. We can add more woven willow walls, create doorways, add ramps or extend the floor out to the front to create an open…
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FAMILY PLAYHOUSE

The Wormhole has created a whole secret world for children in a family garden. Built using waney-edged sweet chestnut planks for the walls with woven willow inserts, the windows are edged with sweet chestnut with the bark left on, as is the window box. Finished off with a cedar shingle roof, the whole effect is cuteness itself.…
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TREEHOUSE & PLAYSCAPE

For the Walnut Treehouse we started with a majestic walnut tree and a desire for a treehouse for the owner's children but also a place where they could relax. This structure in a private garden was really enjoyable to work on, from discussing the design ideas with the owners through to the final day of the build.…
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