What do you get if you design a garden by committee?

Writer In The Garden

This is one of London’s hidden gems – except it is rightly becoming rather famous. The garden sits in the site of WW2 bomb damage and although at one time it had a children’s playground half-heartedly placed there, it was only in the 1990s – when a builder put in an application to use it as storage – that a residents’ committee was formed to create today’s beautiful sanctuary.

via Writer In The Garden | An idiosyncratic literary tour round English parks and gardens.