Dovecote BarnCountry Entrance, London

David Butler

Farmhouse front door in London with a single front door and a light wood front door. —  Houzz
Related Photo Topics
This photo has no questions

What Houzz contributors are saying:

Patricia Tyrrell Living Landscapes added this to 10 Ideas for Designing Your Driveway4 August 2016

Show guests the door!A driveway leads you through a garden space. No matter how big or small the garden, it’s a journey. On that journey we appreciate the plantings and views to the house. The driveway itself should be simple, with richer detail kept for the point of arrival. This is a subtle way of indicating where the front door is and creating a welcome for guests – or just a ‘welcome home’. Here, the change of flooring materials also creates a transition and a foil for the house. In design principles, the transition between inside and outside is one of the most important, as it’s a place where we linger and observe the detail. The simple lines and seating here create an attractive and welcoming space to spend a few moments.What you think of these driveway design ideas? Share your thoughts in the Comments below.

What Houzz users are commenting on:

Tracy Gordon added this to Garden18 February 2021

I like the large entrance window at the front door

calahanie added this to House Reno - EXTERIOR FRONT / DRIVEWAY28 December 2020

Transition from parking pad, seating around large planters

Photos in Dovecote Barn

United Kingdom
Tailor my experience using cookies

By continuing to browse this site or use this app, I agree the Houzz group may use cookies and similar technologies to improve its products and services, serve me relevant content and to personalise my experience. Learn more.