Landscape Design Examples

Here are some examples of landscape designs we have created for customers. Some customers have a very clear idea about what they are looking for and some look to us for an imaginative design. We take great care in providing a design that accomplishes the goals of each customer as well as addressing any other conditions on the site that we see as potential problems. Anything from a simple sketch to a full color drawing with details can be presented. Varying amounts of detail can be provided depending on the situation. We look forward to assisting you should you require a quality landscape design!

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Terraced Poolscape, Bolton

terraced Poolscape Plans


Patio Renovation, Farmington

Plan for pstio with curved sitting wall and plantings.



Patio Renovation, Farmington


Plan for pstio with curved sitting wall and plantings.

Patio Renovation including curved steps

Patio Renovation with columns and circular pattern creating walkout to lawn

Patio renovation showing table and umbrella over circular pattern

Patio renovation showing entrance to home

Poolscape Installation, Rocky Hill

Technical drawing by architect for pool, used by Clarke Landscapes to create poolscape

Poolscape installed

Poolscape showing surrounding plantings

Poolscape showing bi-level patio and steps

Poolscape showing small planting area and spa


Raised Patio: Outdoor Living, Simsbury

Raised Patio creates perfect outdoor living space with kitchen and area for seating

Outdoor Kitchen Creates Cooking Area on Patio

Curved bar for seating and conversation

Walk out from your home to your beautiful and functional patio

Outdoor living made simple by Clarke Landscapes


Poolscape in a Small Space, Marlborough

Plans for poolscape created in a small area

Poolscape in a tight area

Compass rose detail in poolscape hardscape

Poolscape with Pergola and fireplace

Poolscape with long wall


Back Patio with Outdoor Kitchen and Fireplace, Rocky Hill

The plans for a patio with an outdoor kitchen and fire pit with a beautiful patio

Steps descend to lawn

The patio contains a fire pit

This outdoor kitchen brings living outside

The fire pit has a seating wall, yet also has a large enough area for seating on chairs


Split-level Patio, East Haddam

Design for Split-level patio in Haddam

This bi-level patio reduces the number of steps from the house to the patio and from the patio to the lawn

This outdoor kitchen opens the outdoors to fun entertainment

This bar at the outdoor kitchen includes people in the conversation as well as preparation


Installation of Architect's Plan, Glastonbury

Architect's drawing showing plan for landscaping around home

Planting area around drive stops bank erosion

Planting area along side of home and drive

Planting in front yard underneath tree creating area of interest

Soil and lawn erosion kept in check by terraced plantings.


New Walkout Basement, East Windsor

Plan for patio walkout with semicircular fire pit and plantings

New Walkout basement with firepit New Walkout Basement with firepit Walkout Basement Patio with firepit and columns Overhead view of walkout basement with patio and firepit


Outdoor Living Room, Somers

Patio plan with circular fire pit and sitting wall

Small patio off walk with seating wall and fire pit View of patio from back yard showing column end of wall View from side of patio showing fire pit and seating wall Patio showing table and seating wall with fire pit


Front Landscape and Plantings, South Windsor

Design showing Planting areas and walkways around home, future poolscape and patio.

Front walkway and plantings Plantings along walkway Walkway from drive around front of home Walkway showing plantings and lawn


Engineered Retaining Wall, Ellington

Architect's design for an engineered wall, followed and installed by Clarke Landscapes

Before engineered wall, showing hill erosion After construction of engineered wall Detail of engineered wall Engineered wall stops erosion and protects building.


Raised Patio, Wethersfield

Patio with steps down to yard

Granite steps to lawn from blue stone patio Sitting wall around blue stone patio Blue Stone patio showing entrances to home Patio showing curved seating wall


Patio Renovation, Coventry

Design for patio with a hot tub, connecting a deck and a grill area

New patio with two levels descending from deck Lower patio area showing hot tub view of bi-level patio from deck View of patio from walkway showing planting areas


Rear Patio and Planting, Bolton

Plan for complete outdoor kitchen in patio

Outdoor Kitchen at night Bar with foot rest and outdoor kitchen Patio with outdoor kitchen, bar and a rainbow! Patio and plantings showing fire pit and surround


Front Entrance, Bolton

Front entrance gate to driveway

Detailed drawing of gate Large pillar on side of driveway entrance Driveway entrance with two flanking large stone walls and columns Large stone wall flanking driveway entrance with house number


Poolscape, Avon

Poolscape with bi-level patio

Poolscape showing fire feature and spa Closer shot of fire feature, a fireplace with a hearth, poolside Outdoor Living Room with fireplace around pool Bi-level poolscape showing fireplace with hearth


Front Landscape and Plantings, Bolton

Walkway linking kitchen and front door of home with plantings

Night shot showing lighting installation Plantings on either side of path from driveway to front door Small patio at front door, flanked by plantings Plantings after several years of growth


Backyard Living Room, Cheshire

Design for a backyard Living Room in Cheshire


Poolscape, Farmington

Design for a poolscape in Farmington, CT


Outdoor Living, Canton

Two patios, one with sitting wall, one with fire pit joined by walk


Poolscape, Bolton

Poolscape with patio and lawn drainage


Poolscape, South Windsor

Bi-level poolscape with fire feature


Outdoor Living, Hebron

Design for new patio with outdoor kitchen and outdoor fireplace


Back Yard Terracing With Pool, Tolland

Plan for poolscape with new patios and terraced back yard


Multi-Level Patio, Bloomfield

Plan for bi-level patios, retraining walls and walkway


Back Yard Renovation, West Hartford

Plan for bi-level patios with walls and grill area


Back Yard Patio with Sitting Wall, Manchester

Drawing of patio with fire pit and sitting wall linked to dedk with path and steps


Phase II Poolscape, Rocky Hill

Plan for small patio as gateway to pool and plantings


Poolscape, Glastonbury

Poolscape with small adjoining patio with firepit  and paths as well as planting areas and boulder wall


Front Yard Renovation, Coventry

drawing of landscaped yard with drive and patios around home


Lakeside Patio with Fire Feature, Ellington

Drawing of patio, semicircular fire pit and planting areas


Foundation Schematic, Middletown

Extensive plantings and patios and walks around large home


Front Walkway and Plantings, Vernon

Drawing of plantings and walkway in front of home


Phase I Front Yard Walkway, Landscaping and Plantings, Avon

Plantings and walkway from driveway to front door


Phase II Back Yard Patio, Avon

Drawing of patio walkout with fire pit and columned walls with extensive plantings and walkway to drive




"We didn't want to let too much time pass before writing to you. We are so pleased with the patio and have already used it many times in the past few weeks. We always had a nice retreat in the woods - but now we are actually USING the space to read, cook and relax. Your team was a pleasure to work with on the project. Dave kept everything moving and we felt very well informed throughout the build. He went above and beyond to make sure that our property was well cared for and that the patio ultimately fit our vision. Jimmy was the other key component to the team. He is an extremely hard worker that was very dedicated to the project and easily served as our onsite contact when Dave was unavailable. We cannot compliment either of them enough! From the beginning, we have loved your vision for this project and we hope to work with you again in the future. Thank you for creating our new backyard oasis! It's perfect." Read more comments

Warmly, Chris and Matt