Project summary

Ways with Water is an artificially created water garden consisting of a koi pond and bamboo-backed deck set within a Japanese style garden and culminating in a large reflecting pond via a sequence of pools and waterfalls. The water garden sits within a much wider country garden deep within the East Sussex Wealden landscape (see also Traditional Terraces. Read more in Country Living UK. In November 2023 the garden was featured in the last episode of BBC TV Gardeners World (slide to 6:40) with Joe Swift.


Sussex Heritage Trust Awards 2007

  • Winner of Landscape and Gardens Award

Society of Garden Designers Award 2012

  • Winner of Large Residential Garden Award