Las Vegas, NV
Built - Award Winner
Martin Ranch is located in the Las Vegas Valley on approximately 17 acres near North Las Vegas and is surrounded by open pastures with horses, steer and the occasional peacock. This award-winning project consisted of transforming a flood irrigated pasture into a peaceful and serene environment for relaxation and the occasional hoe-down! A linear pool is surrounded by native sandstone coping and ample decking for chaise lounges and seating, a small waterfeature brings wildlife up close to the seating areas. Custom details abound throughout this horse friendly property including the towel hitching posts, gas lantern like lodgepole pathway lighting, cowboy campground with cauldron pit, stagecoach and hang-man tree! A covered outdoor kitchen is complete with grills, smokers, refrigerators, cooks island, TV's, custom wood dining table and seatwalls surrounding a firepit. Established pine trees flank the yard along with new accent trees like Willow Acacia, Flowering Plum and Mexican Redbud. Roses, daylilies, hawthorns and iris plants mix with low water use cacti and succulents throughout. Large slabs of native sandstone were utilized to create a unique rock-outcropping feature next to the lawn area. Attanasio Landscape Architecture provided comprehensive design and site observation services during construction to ensure no detail was overlooked.