Sunken deck and fire pit. We might use some of these ideas if we tier the yard. Seating on tiers around a firepit.
Built-in bench firepit, fire pit, landscape design, outdoor seating
If you were to use drift wood this would be awesome for a beach reception style thing. Very natural, but striking. Drill holes in wood, place tea lights. Beautiful outdoor table center piece for the picnic table---AROUND THE GARDEN POOL
Modern Cottage Style in Connecticut
Door, lanterns // Modern Cottage Style in Connecticut
Leopoldina Haynes Garden - These look like olive trees. I'd love to have some olive trees in my garden!