Major Landscaping Project in Bognor Regis

Services used:

The Project

Client: Mr and Mrs A Bognor Regis West Sussex

Designer:

Paul Bentley MSGD MBALI ARB

Contractor:

The Landscape Gardener

Garden Condition:

This property is a large period house located in a Bognor Regis, West Sussex. The front garden was mainly laid to gravel and tarmac and very unispiring. The rear garden was maionly a mixture of everything althoug a dominat silver birch tree in the centre and then very oppressive conifer trees bordered the rear boundary of the property.

Client Brief:

To provide an area with a sufficient sized terrace for entertaining and dining, a wildlife area, water features. Design new planting borders and lawns with wild flower meadows and mown grass., Garden lighting and a fully automated irrigation system was to be incorperated into the design. Rainwater harvesting was also required in the garden

Weather conditions and duration of works:

The project started in March 2012 and after an initial dry spell the heavens opened making movement around the site extremely difficult, especially with the amount of soil movement that had to be made through one small entry point into the rear garden. it then turned very hot and warm for the remainder of the project.

Suppliers:

Paving: Strata Indain Sandstone from Covers, Chichester

Standing Stone: Timecircles

Building Materials: Travis Perkins, Bognor Regis

Fencing: AVS, Henfield, West Sussex

Lighting and irrigation: LandsapePlus

Turf: Hampshire Turf Supplies

Plants and trees: Palmstead Nurseries

Soils: Woodhorne Group, Chichester, West Sussex

Project Duration:

The project took 5 months to build

Project Cost:

In the region of £120,000

The Landscape Gardener

North Lodge
Esher Park Avenue
Esher
Surrey
KT10 9NP

Tel: 07480 132288