Trees, Slope, Back Yard, Shrubs, Boulders, Exterior, Metal, House, and Wood The location on the shores of a small bay means it is sheltered from cold southerly winds. The alpine location provided plenty of inspiration for landscaping, which Ritchie and Kerr elected to keep as minimal as possible, as if the home had landed on its site with as little disturbance or alteration as possible.  Best Exterior Trees Boulders Photos from Nature Nurtured