Curb Appeal: Grand Entrance Has Wall of Trees for Privacy

A wall of trees gives this Cape Cod home privacy in addition to curb appeal. A paved, gently sloping driveway wends its way past meticulous landscaping and two stone retaining walls. The hilltop property's landscaping and hardscaping work seamlessly together to complement the home's surroundings.

Photo By: Heather Knapp

Photo By: Heather Knapp

Photo By: Heather Knapp

Photo By: Heather Knapp

Photo By: Heather Knapp

Photo By: Heather Knapp

Photo By: Heather Knapp

Photo By: Heather Knapp

Stone Columns, Towering Trees Make Grand Entry

To capture the full extent of the lot, the landscape architects flew a drone over the yard. In turn, you can see how a wall of trees and two stone columns out front give this estate a grand entrance.

Impressive Cape Cod Estate in New Jersey

Even at a distance, this sprawling Cape Cod estate will surely takes your breath away. An eagle-eye view reveals two wings, a basketball court and a driveway lined with vibrant green shrubs.

Curved Driveway Leads to Hilltop Home

No matter how fast you drive, you definitely won't miss this magnificent hilltop mansion. An asphalt road follows the lot's natural slope and guides visitors right to the front door.

Boulders Add Natural Touch to Front Yard

Boulders, too, help this Cape Cod estate blend seamlessly with its surroundings. With these beauties in the front yard, the home complements -- rather than competes with -- its environment.

Trees Encircle Hilltop Home

Even from down below, this hilltop home seems stately and beautiful. Trees surround the yard for added privacy and a touch of natural color.

Columns Topped With Black-Trimmed Lanterns

Identical stone columns not only mark the home's front entrance, but also create some seriously stunning symmetry. At night, those twin lanterns illuminate the driveway for visitors.

Stone Retaining Walls Complement Home's Exterior

Tiered retaining walls draw the eyes up and towards the property in the distance. What's equally impressive? The heather gray hues in the stone perfectly complement the estate's shaker siding.

Front Yard Features Stunning Shrubs

Those retaining walls also help create a stunning visual display. With one wall stacked on top of the next, they show off some of the front yard's lush green shrubs and plants.

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