Underneath an ornate chandelier, is the perfect place for al fresco dining or impromptu tea parties. Iron fixtures allow for outdoor permanence; stone tiles provide a level surface for the table and chairs.
Like the Spanish Mission style, the raised pool, the gate in the wall, the rustic pergola. Would be good for a corner lot, entry courtyard for house on a busy street or a backyard that backs up to a green space walking trail; creates a private space.
Natural landscape architect and garden designer Michael Littlewood of Somerset, UK. Designer of natural swimming pools. Author of Natural Swimming Pools, Inspiration for Harmony with Nature, available on his website.