North Garden – Chris’s Seat
This seat and the surrounding hedge are on a slope – and it is not comfortable to sit on a sloping seat. Or, indeed, to look at one. We contemplated this problem when Chris Young, a friend and the editor of The Garden, visited. Between us we came up with this dramatic disguise of the slope. We levelled the seat by cutting its legs.
The hedges are still maturing into the shape we’re after – in this picture they still haven’t quite made it.
But they are getting there…