Pool + sun shelf

Spacious curvilinear pool on large lot surrounded with landscape having four seasons of interest. Always something pretty to enjoy if swimming, lounging, dining or viewing the area from the upper deck or family room.
Get your feet wet and cool off on the sun shelf. This is also a great place for
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Large sun shelf entry into pool also contains a bubbler fountain. This photo clearly shows the colored patterned concrete pool deck, flagstone coping and interior pebble finish of the pool. Photo by Danna Cain, ASLA
“Color” — dherbel
Lots of room for the entire family to relax and play
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Sun shelf entry large enough for young grandchildren to play on. We added a bubbler fountain on the sun shelf also for added interest. Multiple lounging areas around pool to take advantage of sun or shade, as desired, during the various seasons Photo by Danna Cain, ASLA
“pool” — pherrera1501
Relax on the sunny side of the pool deck and enjoy the roses
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This view from upper deck shows the pool as the centerpiece of this large back yard. Due to the vastness of the yard and the towering trees, a very colorful rose and perennial garden was used to draw the viewers eye down to the pool level. In this photo you can more clearly see the colored and patterned pool deck as well as the flagstone coping. The lounge chair area was carefu...More
“pool w nice patio” — dmilldap
Watch the grandkids play while you relax and dinner is grilled nearby
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This photo clearly shows the large sun shelf then steps down into the pool. The young grandchildren love to play here and grandparents lounge chairs are nearby. Grill is to far left and will later be part of an outdoor kitchen under a pavilion. Also notice the benches along the inside edge of the pool. Cool place to sit and watch everyone play. Paths behind the planting beds le...More
“landscape mulch and walking stones” — paynesathome
Smell the gardenias while you wait for friends to arrive for a swim
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Backyard is terraced with stone walls to create level space for pool. Pool sits to the left of this seating and dining area. Fragrant dwarf gardenias are planted at edge of wall. Area behind wall is bermed for maximum view of colorful plants. The focal point at top of berm is a Torrens bird feeder. This large colored and stamped concrete patio will accommodate a future pavilion...More
“Deck planter wall” — donncottom
Walk down the steps into this lovely patio by the pool
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Approach from deck to dining area adjacent to pool. Yard was terraced with stacked stone walls to create level space for pool. Bed above wall is bermed for maximum view of colorful cascading plants. Torrens bird feeder used as focal point. Photo by Danna Cain, ASLA
“Colors” — sbssb
Stroll this path thru the garden to fill the beautiful bird feeder
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This gravel pathway crosses thru the upper berm and provides access for maintenance as well as to fill the Torrens birdfeeder. Colorful shrubs are Loropetalum 'Purple Diamond' and Abelia 'Canyon Creek'. Dwarf Cryptomeria Radicans in the background will grow to hide the fence. Photo by Danna Cain, ASLA
“Landscape” — Anthony Salerno
This birdbath is so pretty to look at!
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Beautiful Torrens birdbath mounted to deck rail Photo by Danna Cain, ASLA
“cool bird bath” — bigassoryx
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