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Construction Costs

We cannot give precise costings for gardens, but it is possible to give an approximate guide to the type of costs involved in designing and building a garden to the level of detail of those featured in our website.

However, please bear in mind that, many gardens do not need this level of total re-landscaping. A new patio, reshaping of lawn and replanting or the addition of a feature such as seating arbour, pond etc will transform them. The costs for these will be proportionately much less.

Here is a general guide (bearing in mind there may be individual factors which influence final costs).

Guidelines for completely re-landscaping a garden including new pavings and brickwork, lawn, large proportion of new

Garden construction costs    Garden construction costs

plants (incl. some specimens), water feature, irrigation, lighting, garden buildings, etc.:

Small town garden
of 40-80sq.m
allow c.£300/sq.m or
£10,000-£20,000 per garden
Medium town garden
of 100-180sq.m
allow c. £250/sq.m or
£25,000-£40,000 per garden
Large family garden
of 250-500sq.m
allow c. £200/sq.m or
£50,000-100,000 per garden