Collection by Luke Hopping

13 Lush Terrace Gardens


These homeowners put Machu Picchu in their backyards.

On the oversized terrace looking over the city, a Voido rocking chair by Ron Arad sits amongst the greenery.
Burnette sought to maintain the property’s natural vegetation and rocky ground surface.
The home’s interior design, featured in Vogue and widely celebrated, was an unusual foray into residential surrealism...
The lower terrace, which features a hot tub, is farther down the hill to immerse its users in the landscape.
Surrounded by a canopy of trees, the house is bordered by a deep overhang that matches the width of the concrete...
A small terrace outfitted with an H55 easy chair by Björn Hultén offers a view of the San Francisco Bay.
Limestone pavers and easy-to-maintain AstroTurf recreate the feel of a country patio underfoot, right in one of the...
Yvette, Adrian, and their son Julian survey the view from the top-floor terrace.
Rather than resist the natural slope of the Buena Vista Heights backyard, landscape architect Eric Blasen composed a...
The mother takes up residence in the basement area, which enjoys access to the backyard garden where the children often...
A maple tree grows through an ipe deck in the garden that Mary Barensfeld designed for a family in Berkeley, California.
Wakeland goes to work on the garden terraces where the couple grows much of their own food.
Lutsko Associates chose to integrate stepped terraces into the landscape design of this Ketchum, Idaho home.