Medieval walled garden with woven raised beds
For some people, order offers relaxation. This backyard is all about order: http://www.bhg.com/home-improvement/porch/outdoor-rooms/backyard/?socsrc=bhgpin042114perfectorder&page=10
A simple sunken circular water feature with brick edging. In such an intimate setting you can get away with surrounding this with grass rather than more paving.
Wow! But we'd probably end up using it for firewood...
P A V I N G .... material [Greys Court - Walled Garden - Henley on Thames, England ]
Devon's home would have been similar to this. - Victoria magazine often took us to England. Here we get a bird's eye view of a spectacular manor house walled garden.
Walled kitchen garden at The Pig Hotel in the New Forest, via Fennel and Fern.
Herringbone brick path with silver/blue/white plants: Possibility for front walkway on either side of brick/tile leading to front door.
Lavender and roses... glorious combination... :) The scents, combined--utterly enticing. I'm thinking, add jasmine! Lovely entry to the garden, and you don't need a brick wall to make this happen. Cue, for you, T.
vertical hanging herbs