Fisher Tomlin Wins Major Awards

Wimbledon, United Kingdom (PressExposure) October 01, 2008 -- It was announced today that Fisher Tomlin have won three major awards in this year's New Homes Gardens Awards. Founding Director Andrew Fisher Tomlin said " We are delighted to build on the success of previous year's by winning three awards in 2008. This is especially good because the new homes market has been quite subdued lately and we have had very little opportunity to work on such projects."

The first award was for the Best Garden for a home over £500,000. The garden project in Harmer Green, Hertfordshire and consisted of the development of a new garden for a family home including bespoke play equipment, a special sun deck surrounded by pleached trees and hedging and mixed borders. The design was by Dan Bowyer, Director, who said " This was a challenging brief because of a number of level changes that had to be incorporated. Our client has been delighted with the results and the garden is establishing well."

The second award is for a very special contemporary garden in the Best Restoration category. The garden was commissioned by a leading actress as a compliment for a stunning renovation of her family home in Brighton. Fisher Tomlin designer Stuart Thomas said " We design seaside gardens in the Mediterranean and the Caribbean but it's always good to work close to home and win an award for a garden. "

Fisher Tomlin was also a finalist in the Garden Designer of the Year category winning a Silver Gilt medal for its work across the new homes market. This is the third year running that Fisher Tomlin has been nominated for Garden Designer of the Year and means that the company have now won a massive 12 times with five Gold medals in just three years. Andrew Fisher Tomlin said " We are delighted that our work has been acknowledged by the industry. 2008 has been a great year for us with awards both in the UK and USA and, with some great commissions around the world, we are looking forward to a successful 2009."

About Fisher Tomlin

Fisher Tomlin’s current projects include private residential gardens and public landscapes in Cyprus, France, Italy, Sweden, and the Caribbean as well as in the UK. They have offices are in London, England, Nicosia in Cyprus and St Vincent in the Caribbean. Fisher Tomlin West Indies design office was opened in 2007 and provides its services under the name of Hadley Gardens.


In 2006 the company was named Garden Designer of the Year and they have won 12 New Homes Gardens Awards in the past three years. Fisher Tomlin are the first British garden designers to win a prestigious award from the Association of Professional Landscape Designers in the USA and have subsequently won awards in each of the last three years.


Projects range from small stylish city gardens to large country houses with formal and natural planting schemes. Indigenous planting and local sourcing of materials and plants are a key element of our work and many projects are leading examples of sustainable garden development.


Founding director Andrew Fisher Tomlin is a fellow of the Society of Garden Designers – the UK’s professional body for garden design. He is also a member of the Institute of Horticulture and Association of Professional Landscape Designers (USA) and a Director of The London College of Garden Design. Andrew trained in horticulture and he is passionate about great design and quality construction.


Contact Details:
Email - andrew@fishertomlin.com
Telephone - +44(0) 20 8542 0683
Website address - http://www.andrewfishertomlin.com
74 Sydney Road
London SW20 8EF
United Kingdom

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