With four durable chairs and a round dining table, this secluded outdoor terrace becomes the perfect place to enjoy a meal al fresco. Rows of European boxwood plants and evergreen trees help define the space even further.
To better integrate this historic home into its beautiful Pennsylvania surroundings, the landscape designers replaced a decorative boxwood in front of the house with a terrace overlooking the spacious Pine Creek Valley.
Clipped boxwood hedges create an emerald necklace around the garden and help to define the swimming pool. A lush green lawn is just a few steps away from a well furnished terrace, which is the perfect place for breakfast with a view.
From the upper terrace, a quaint limestone path and steps slips beneath the canopy of large existing trees to an urban shade garden featuring magnificent globe boxwood clusters, Oakleaf hydrangeas, perennials, and groundcover. The path leads past a bubbler fountain centered on the window of the workout room.
Carefully curated with contemporary sculptures and fine outdoor furniture, this serene garden-style terrace offers an escape from the chaos of city living. Hydrangeas and European boxwood bring natural life and color to the space.
The stone pool terrace is lined with boxwood hedges to balance the soft textures of the trees and flowering shrubs. A custom timber beam pergola is anchored by stone piers and a low stone wall that defines the pool garden terrace space while framing expansive and captivating views of the property beyond.
There’s a suggested pathway of caladiums that leads you to a classic New Orleans’ courtyard with formal elements of boxwood and Japanese yew hedges, a manicured lawn terrace and precisely spaced evergreen holly trees.
At the center of this luxurious private estate garden is a relaxing swimming pool, which features a sun shelf and an attached spa surrounded by bullnosed limestone coping and dimensional limestone paving. The stone pool terrace is lined with boxwood hedges to balance the soft textures of the trees and flowering shrubs. A custom timber beam pergola is anchored by stone piers and a low stone wall that defines the terrace space.
A variety of outdoor rooms invite opportunities for social gathering and entertaining. The classic dining table and chairs sits atop the limestone pool terrace surrounded by beautiful boxwood hedges and flowers. A Fon du Lac limestone fireplace with attached pergola creates a unique semi-enclosed conversation space focused on the warmth of the glowing fire.