A large residential site

These photos illustrate a large residential site in Austin, Texas. The Hill Country bioregion is semi-arid, with a bedrock of limestone shelf. One of the design goals was to create green spaces that do not need a lot of irrigation.

A view from the street. This used to be just a lawn.

The front of the main house

Front steps, looking toward the street

Side entrance

One of the gardens

The arbor

Walkway into the arbor

Courtyard food and flower garden

The sports court