STILL WATERS

Homes & Gardens|June 2020

STILL WATERS
WHETHER GREAT OR SMALL, COUNTRY OR URBAN, PONDS ARE A HYPNOTIC FEATURE IN AN OUTDOOR SPACE
TERESA CONWAY

1. TURN TO STONE

Inspired by Japanese gardens, designer Matt Keightley added giant paddle stones at the bottom of this minimalist pool. The organic shape of the stones presents a pleasing contrast to the angular precision of the pool’s outline.

2. THE RILL OF IT

For those wanting to add a touch of theatre, there’s nothing like a rill. This design at Eastleach House in Gloucestershire sees the water journey down a long slope over a series of carved stone steps, creating different sound effects on the way.

3. SHAPING UP

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June 2020