|Rock wall, right side|
The middle section of the wall continues like this across the front, and at the left side there's a set of stone steps made from native rocks.
All this now-level land was once a steep dropoff that started about 4 feet from the foundation of the house. It was nearly impossible to walk around the house without tumbling or slipping.
|Rock wall, at mid section with steps and right side of wall|
The second level of the garden area will be very broad - wide enough for big garden beds plus room to drive a lawn tractor through to distribute mulch and plants for the next 20 years.