HYDE BARNS

Blackmore, Essex

This large-scale garden design and conversion of a traditional Essex Barn is currently working towards full planning permission with construction starting soon.

The buildings are embedded within the contours of the land with the gardens include a series of raised terraces leading out to the surrounding rolling landscape. Designed for a young family who wanted to move to a more sustainable way of life. The proposed garden includes areas for growing produce, as well as entertaining guests, all set within large swathes of wildflower meadow which increases the sites biodiversity. Careful consideration has been given to plant species to ensure the use of native and wildlife friendly plants throughout the scheme.