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Cate Square Master Plan

Posted 02.13.2013

The City of Hammond’s Downtown Development District retained Dufreche-Perkins & Associates to develop a master plan for the redevelopment of Cate Square, a city block sized park serving as a recreational space for the citizens of Hammond. Charles Emory Cate’s century old former home site was a public park in need of renovation. The park […]

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LSU Law Center Sculpture Park

Posted 02.07.2013

Several years ago, Dufreche-Perkins and Associates were approached by the Dean of the Paul M. Hebert LSU School of Law, and were retained to update the building’s 1960′s-era entry plaza.¬† In collaboration with Sculptor Steve Gibson, our task was to create a new entry plaza for the law school building. The plaza now features a […]

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Kovar Residence Pool

Posted 02.06.2013

The pool site was in the rear of the residence, at approximately thirty inches above existing grade. We noted that this elevated site and the contemporary nature of the residence was a strong design opportunity for the new pool. The landscape architects developed a pool plan that embraced the contemporary aspects of the residence as […]

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Sandage Residence

Posted 02.06.2013

Dufreche-Perkins & Associates was retained by the Client to provide residential landscape planning and a design for their property located in Hammond, LA. The program required development of a landscape master plan for the property, based on the Owner’s extensive renovation plans. The Landscape Architecture features a bosque of river birches, framing the entrance to […]

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Blomquist Residence Pool

Posted 02.06.2013

An initial consultation with the Owners indicated that they were interested in the development of a master plan for a proposed pool, pool cabana, and new garage, all part of a major home renovation. The Owners expressed their interest in constructing a pool with a strong relationship to the existing residence as well as the […]

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Dufreche-Perkins & Associates was retained by the Owner to design an infinity edge spa for their riverside residence. The spa would be built into their elevated wood deck twelve feet above the Tangipahoa River, in Ponchatoula, Louisiana. The design features a two-sided infinity edge juxtaposed against the river below. The design also specified a black […]

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Chauvin Residence

Posted 02.06.2013

Dufreche-Perkins & Associates were retained by the Chauvins to work on a master plan for their new residence with local architects Holly & Smith. The site was an 11 acre parcel of family-owned farmland which featured several mature live oaks. The landscape architects provided a site analysis and inventory as well as assisted the architect […]

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Smith Residence

Posted 02.05.2013

  When a local architect approached¬† Dufreche-Perkins and Associates, it was immediately apparent that a unique design would be required to meet his high standards. Linear paving elements complement and balance a lap pool, flanking both sides of a formal lawn area. Understated masonry walls and linear planter areas were used extensively to provide a […]

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