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Garden help ideas from a large sloped garden

Hi all, i have just purchased a house with a large sloped lawn area and I would love some advice. I enjoying gardening however this is a large area and I would appreciate some ideas on what to do. Sorry about the estate agents photos!


  • AngelicantAngelicant Posts: 130
    Oh my goodness what a fantastic view. I think I would just build a big deck😁😁😁
  • K67K67 Posts: 2,507
    edited April 2021
    Agree about the view, obviously previous owners weren't gardeners or is it a new build?
    Soil type, sun and wind will have a bearing on what you can grow. 
    Have you children who need play equipment, do you need a garden shed, bbq area, bar or hot tub? 
    What are you like as a gardener, how much time do you have, how much hard landscaping do you want or afford.
    With such a view and a lovely house I would get a garden designer in to give you some ideas, they can just do you a design or arrange the work and supply plants but a basic design is certainly worth it.
  • SuesynSuesyn Posts: 642
    I agree with k67. A upward or downward slope is not so difficult but sideways as well makes it more complicated and I would certainly seek professional advice on making it easier to work on. That bit behind the white wall, below the fence looks pretty steep.
    Once you have the hard landscape sorted the pretty stuff is easy (and fun). 
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