• On top of the world

    by  • September 10, 2014 • 0 Comments

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    The gardens designed and built by landscape architects and garden designers Andrew Wilson and Gavin McWilliam are renowned for their exciting, creative ideas, exhilarating and distinctive planting, and for their intense attention to detail.

    I caught up with the pair, fresh from another Gold and Best in Show medal-winning appearance, this time with their garden, Sacred Grove (pictured), at the Singapore Garden Festival.

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    In this issue

    by  • August 28, 2014 • 0 Comments

    Screen Shot 2014-08-28 at 17.46.19The October issue of Homes & Gardens is out today. Inside, you’ll find our guide to one of our favourite events – the London Design Festival – as well as homes that include an Istanbul apartment with spectacular views and a new-build farmhouse with East coast style. There are also

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    Visit a walled garden

    by  • August 24, 2014 • 0 Comments

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    Enjoy the last of the fine weather and feed body and mind in these historic gardens with tea rooms

    NORTH YORKSHIRE Helmsley Wall Garden

    Built by Thomas Duncombe in 1759, this fine walled garden was renowned for its exotic fruit houses, cared for by 20 gardeners. Sadly, all 20 died in the Great War and the gardens gradually fell out of use until the 1990s and a period of restoration. Today,

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