About us

Townscapes is a small but perfectly balanced landscaping team, which means a personal involvement throughout, delivering a seamless and stress free service. Our team consists of :

Martin Eccles (NA Hort / City & Guilds wet trades)

Martin has always had green genes, which led him to develop his passion into a career. Martin studied garden design and horticulture at Plumpton College, where he was awarded, 'Best in year' and had his garden design work showcased at 'The South of England Show'. Martin built on his skills, achieving a City and Guilds in bricklaying. He worked for several large Sussex-based Landscaping firms before starting his own business.

A m of images from garden design projects in Shoreham, Hove and Brighton


Eileen Howes (Hadlow college)

Eileen is a passionate plants person, with over 30 years experience of working in both private, public and commercial gardening. Eileen trained in horticulture at Hadlow college and is actively involved as a key member of the gardening team at Michelham Priory.


Mark Cordley-Densen (Plumpton college)

After meeting Martin at horticultural college Mark has become an integral part of the Townscapes team. With a degree in garden design and a wealth of experience within the industry Mark is able to help enhance all areas of the business.


We also work with...

On larger projects, Townscapes extends the team by working closely with respected commercial landscape designer Oliver Borrow in order to deliver fantastic results whatever the project.

For the client we created a garden to bridge the elements of the clean lines of the house with the beautiful woodland backdrop. We did this by using clean simple lines around the house with stepping stones leading you to a set of steps where the sunken section of the garden is left less formal.

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