2015 ARCHIVE: LANDSCAPE & GARDENS AWARD: sponsored by The Earnest Kleinwort Charitable Trust
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Following the creation of an Estate road through some semi-ancient woodland involving the clearance of overmature hazel, the idea was to re-use rather than destroy the hazel in order to create an instant 4.9 acre mature wood elsewhere on the Estate.
Submitted by: Angmering Park Estate, Arundel. Tel: 01903 882 220 www.angpk.co.uk
Site Manager: Details on request.
Other: Estate Staff, details on request.
A private garden to create an English country garden on a traditional theme of herbaceous borders, bog garden, woodland, cutting garden, vegetable garden, meadows and leisure area.
Submitted by: Nigel Philips Landscape & Garden Design, Lewes. Tel: 01273 477 746. www.nigelphilips.co.uk
Contractors: Simon Hadley, 3 Watch Oak Cottage, Watchoak Hill, Blackham, East Sussex TN3 9TN. Tel: 01892 740 247.
The brief was to restore the grounds of the old Hellingly Mental Hospital and to provide a local park open to all. The Hellingly Community Park Trust (HCPT) worked with four different developers as the hospital site was sold on.
Submitted by: Hellingly Community Park Trust, Hellingly. Tel: 01323 844 613 and Persimmon Homes SE, Maidstone. Tel: 01622 626 816 www.persimmonhomes.com
Architect: Jackie Fisher RIBA, JFA Landscape and Ecology, Haywards Heath. Tel: 0144 455 500 www.jfa-landscape.co.uk
Site Manager: Darren Graham and Nick Jones. Details on request.
Contractors: FGS Landscape, Battle. Tel: 01424 777 440 www.fgsgroup.co.uk
J Devine Group, Cheam. Tel: 020 8641 0071 www.jdevine.co.uk
Craftsmen: David Lucas, West Hoathly. Tel: 01342 810 748 www.woodlandcentre.co.uk
Other: Tim Bishop (Liaison Officer) for Persimmon Homes, Horsham. Tel: 01403 276 888 www.t-d-s.com. John Childs (Former Liaison Officer for Persimmon Homes), Castlehill Consultants, Rotherfield. Tel: 07918 640 033.