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Leslie Batten – Meet a B&V'er – Board & Vellum Team

Leslie Batten, PLA, CPSI, LEED GA

Senior Associate | Landscape Architect

Leslie’s diverse background as a landscape architect is a great asset to the Board & Vellum team. She has experience with single-family, multifamily, senior housing, school campuses, parks, and streetscapes. She holds a Master of Landscape Architecture from the University of Washington and received her Washington State license in 2015.

Her ecological background brings a sustainability focus to her projects that helps guide material selection and accentuates a site’s existing natural features. She is a LEED Green Associate, has worked on Living Building Challenge projects, and enjoys working closely with clients to discover the little things that make a space personal.

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A sample collection of Leslie’s project contributions.

Spanning from custom residential to multifamily developments to civic spaces, Leslie has a decade of experience designing and managing projects of varying scopes and typologies.

Blue Ridge View Home – Board & Vellum
Reinventing a House and Yard to Enjoy the View

Blue Ridge View Home

With multidisciplinary services — architecture, interiors, and site design — this remodel feels truly customized just for this family, inside and out.

A Year-Round Exterior Meditation & Relaxation Space

Tree of Life Backyard

Lush plantings, custom art pieces, integrated lighting, and more, helped transform this underused backyard into an oasis with seasonal interest.

Central District Edible Garden – Board & Vellum – Landscape Architecture & Site Design
Space for Urban Agriculture

Central District Edible Garden

Raised beds with integrated benches and full of flowers, fruits, and vegetables surround a fire pit in this yard designed for urban agriculture and entertaining.

Lake City Park – Landscape Architecture – Board & Vellum
Under Construction
A New Public Park for a Local Community

Lake City Park

This new neighborhood park celebrates play, recreation, urban agriculture, relaxation, enjoying the outdoors, and it features art funded by the 1% For The Arts program.

Cloverdale House – Second Story Addition by Board & Vellum
A New Second Story & Full Remodel

Cloverdale House

It might look like a whole new house, but it is actually a second story addition on an existing single-family home now with water views.

Craftsman Manor Resurrection – Architecture & Landscape Architecture by Board & Vellum
Preservation & Modernization of a Historic Home

Craftsman Manor Resurrection

After decades without an update, this old Craftsman home is restored, both with some modern adaptations and some beautiful original details.

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