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Matt Haddon Gardens – Yorkshire’s award-winning garden design studio, transforming gardens across the UK
Matt Haddon Gardens is a garden design company that thrives when collaborating with homeowners, architects, or landscapers to design inspirational and contemplative spaces where people and wildlife coexist.
Founder Matt Haddon MSGD MBALI is an experienced, award-winning landscape and garden designer. Matt is a Registered Member of the Society of Garden Designers (one of around 200 accredited garden designers in the UK), an Accredited Designer with the British Association of Landscape Industries, a Registered Designer with the Association of Professional Landscapers, and a full member of the Chartered Institute of Horticulture. He has written frequently on garden and landscape design for the Garden Design Journal, and also on wider horticultural matters, for example in the RHS’s The Garden magazine.
Matt brings an eclectic range of experience to the design practice. With an MA in Medieval Studies (having specialised in Anglo-Saxon and Viking art), Matt also wielded a chainsaw as a tree surgeon for a period in his twenties. He has a lifelong interest in ecology and ornithology and also worked as a manager for a blue-chip insurance company for ten years.