Enter this one of a kind home through the paver walkway and wood foot bridge crossing over a beautiful, flowing stream. The water and natural rock create a beautiful natural look and movement against the sharp, clean edges of the walkway.
The courtyard of this Point Lorna, California, villa home features a lush split-level garden courtyard perfect for frolicking pets, like this golden retriever which can traverse a a minimalist water feature by crossing a footbridge accented with inlaid stone.
The courtyard terrace of this Point Lorna, California, villa home features neutral furnishings that complement the simplicity of the architecture that encompasses them. Wicker sofas complement the texture of earth toned pillars set in the terrace's archways which are climbing with flowering vines reflected in the pool below. The vines allow the garden's topiary features to traverse the pool the way a footbridge allows passage below.
The garden courtyard of this Point Lorna, California, villa home takes on greater depth spilling out over two levels. A footbridge designed to traverse a sunken swimming pool leads to stairs which continue the journey into lush topiary features.
A charming foot bridge leads to a back door with a criss-cross paned window, part of the charm of this luxurious home's classic Tudor construction. The 6,700-square-foot house rests on 4.5 acres in California's Lake Arrowhead community.
The garden courtyard terrace of this Point Lorna, California, villa home is decorated with subtle pool furniture in neutral tones that complement the property's minimalist design and allow the natural surroundings of the lush garden, with its verdant floral and topiary features, to color to the space. Wicker chairs and chaise longues feature plush striped cushions which highlight the earth tones of the building's facade while blue umbrellas reflect the daytime sky and swimming pool below.
A custom designed architectural stone bridge connects flagstone walkways, leading visitors to different parts of the garden. The garden was built using stones in various shapes, textures and colors, ensuring visual interest is maintained through every inch of the landscape.
A large pond creates an ecosystem in a backyard, attracting wildlife like turtles, frogs, salamanders, birds and dragonflies. This pond includes special features: a footbridge, a bog for moisture-loving plants, a meandering stream and waterfall.
To access their woodland retreat, the owners need only to leave their home behind and cross a rustic footbridge. With trees and plants all around, the space promises to be an escape from the fast-paced nature of modern living.
Trade lawn for a long and lovely rain garden, complete with a bridge to span the water collection basin. This rain garden creates a focal point in the landscape with its footbridge. It’s part of an environmentally friendly front yard that replaces water guzzling lawn with eye-catching planting beds. The upper edges of the rain garden feature creeping thyme, which forms a green carpet. Plantings in the basin include ornamental fescue grass, sedge and other regionally-hardy perennials. The bridge elevates the rain garden to a landscape showpiece, tying it to the surrounding setting.