Garden Design Service
Our garden design service is perfect if you are looking to add that extra touch to your outdoor living space…
Services we offer
From concept to completion
Let us transform your garden into a space of beauty
There are 5 stages to the design process, starting with the initial consultation and ending with planting plans and construction details.
Proficient in all aspects of hard and soft landscaping required to entirely develop your garden, from the plans to the final look.
Planting often features heavily and ranges from striking architectural schemes through to soft, naturalistic styles.
Supporting elements such as sculpture, lighting, irrigation systems and water features are utilised if requested by the client to complete any design requirements.
Who is Robert?
Robert Grimstead is a multi-award-winning garden designer and a pre-registered member of the society of Garden Designers. His career in garden design and construction spans over 23 years and includes work in Europe and the Middle East.
He has built a number of show gardens at Hampton, Chelsea and BBC Gardeners World Live and worked on a TV production called ‘Lost Gardens’ with Monty Don.
Inspired by a family tree of gardeners, Robert has, since an early age had an interest in all things green. After graduating from Writtle College, where he completed a National Diploma in Horticulture and an HND in Landscape Construction it seemed like the natural route of progression to start a career in garden design.
During his academia Robert spent a year working in the sprawling gardens of a Jacobean mansion, this enabled him to develop his real passion for plants at a grass roots level under a very old-school head gardener.
He Also spent a year working in Istanbul, designing gardens for clients with sizeable budgets, often managing large teams of non-English speaking workers and associated plant. Lastly a year in central London working closely with renowned garden designer Stephen Woodhams.
Robert has since then earned a reputation for creating stylish modern landscapes that are a fusion of clean geometry, innovative materials and naturalistic planting. He often works closely with Architects, developers and Interior designers at the planning stage to ensure the garden creates a harmonious link between the architecture of the house and the surrounding landscape.
As a former member of the APL and BALI Robert has an extensive list of preferred, professional landscape contractors that he works with on a regular basis to realise his designs. He also works closely with other specialists such as, fabricators, sculptors, and structural engineers on larger, more detailed projects.
Robert’s designs behold stylish modern landscapes with a fusion of clean geometry, using innovative materials and naturalistic planting.