Along the perimeter of the yard, tall hedges and trees offer shade from the sun and another layer of privacy. With so much water and greenery in sight, the owners are sure to think they've found paradise.
A stone retaining wall and trimmed hedges make the entrance to this 1820s Colonial farmhouse look even more stately. As guests follow the brick walkway up to the front door, they'll be able to fully admire the double-hung windows, gabled roof and original chimneys.
Stepping into this backyard feels a lot like discovering a hidden oasis, as a large swimming pool glints and sparkles in the sunlight. Palm trees accentuate that tropical aesthetic, while hedges act as a natural wall around the yard.
Framed by tall green hedges, this formal water feature adds a whimsical detail to the garden. Water flows from a decorative ceramic mask hung from the plastered wall, into a basin filled with aquatic plants like water lillies.
This contemporary home features three levels of living: a living room that opens up to a pebble patio, a sleek seating area with views of the city and a rooftop terrace. Two-story hedge walls provide privacy and shade for the patio.
This colonial home has a timeless exterior look with smooth cream colored walls and contrasting black shutters and front door. A white door surrounds adds a finishing detail and matches the white window trim. Trimmed hedges frame the brick walkway leading to the entryway.
This sophisticated swimming pool is adorned with spouting fountains and a stone garden statue. Enclosed within a private courtyard, the swimming pool is surrounded by a retaining wall and trimmed hedges.
This delightful patio in England designed by Cool Gardens Landscaping Ltd. is the perfect spot for afternoon tea and features a towering garden hedge that serves as an organic art gallery wall complete with an outdoor TV screen and audio system.