We provide consultancy advice on all aspects of urban design and masterplanning from initial feasibility studies through engagement to design concepts ending with detailed design and briefing.


feasibility

We are often working with our clients to establish the potential of a site. Our backgrounds in planning, design together with our experience in commercial led consultancy mean we can fully understand the elements which add value.
Lord's Hill Way

Lord's Hill Way

Lord's Hill Way regeneration vision Working with Barratts and the City Council we have been developing an innovative approach to masterplanning to regenerate the Lord's Hill Way in Southampton. The proposals focus on utilising the large areas of highway...
Public houses

Public houses

Public house planning and design feasibility We have undertaken planning and design feasibility for the redevelopment of over 40 public houses. We work closely with our client Savills to assess the potential of each site and the outcome is used either...
Treloar School

Treloar School

Treloar School, Upper Froyle - Masterplan feasibility Working closely with our client, Nicholas James Group, we undertook a preliminary review to assess the development potential of a large former school site in Upper Froyle, Hampshire. Our role was ...

masterplanning

masterplanning We have a proven track record in bringing forward masterplans through the planning process using both our technical and presentation skills to demonstrate the vision and detailed proposals. Click on the links below to find out more about...
North Stoneham Park

North Stoneham Park

North Stoneham Park, Eastleigh We are currently working with Highwood, Eastleigh BC and Hampshire County Council in the preparation of a masterplan for land south of Chestnut Avenue, North Stoneham Park. The outline planning application was submitted...
Sandleford Park

Sandleford Park

Sandleford Park We are currently working with out clients and West Berkshire Council in preparing a masterplan and Supplementary Planning Document for a new strategic allocation at Sandleford Park, on the southern edge of Newbury, Berkshire. The site...
West Chichester

West Chichester

Land to the west of Chichester We worked with White Young Green, Linden Homes and Miller Homes in preparing a masterplan for a new strategic allocation on land west of Chichester. The site is currently being promoted as a sustainable urban extension ...
Boorley Green

Boorley Green

Boorley Green, Hampshire Richards Urban Design worked closely with White Young Green in Southampton to provide masterplanning advice to the assist in the successful promotion of the site on behalf of Ashill Developments, Burton Property and Landhold...
Dunston Fields

Dunston Fields

Dunston Fields We are currently working with our clients, Donnington New Homes in preparing a masterplan for the promotion of the land at Dunston Fields on the northern edge of Thatcham. The proposals include up to 200 new homes together with public ...

outline

outline design A strong technical understanding of the planning and design process together with excellent presentation skills mean that we are expert in preparing outline planning applications. Please click on a link below to find out more about ea...
Marden Green

Marden Green

Marden Green, Calne We are currently working with Gleeson Strategic Land and Notaro Care Homes in the promotion of the land at Marden Green in Calne. The proposals comprise circa 150 new homes, a care home and sheltered accommodation, public open ...
Barnstaple

Barnstaple

Trayne Farm, Barnstaple In April 2014 planning permission was granted by North Devon Planning Committee for the development of up to 80 new homes on a greenfield site on the northern edge of Barnstaple, Devon. Working on behalf of our client Gleeson...
Broadbridge Heath

Broadbridge Heath

Broadbridge Heath We are currently working with out clients, Gleeson Developments Ltd and The Trustees of the CJ Lucas’s Children’s 1967 Settlement and have prepared an outline planning application for the development of land to the north of Old G...
Rosedale

Rosedale

Land at Peakes Way, Rosedale We have recently prepared an outline planning application for up to 80 new homes on land at Peakes Way in Rosedale, Hertfordshire. Our role was to work with the consultant team and prepare illustrative proposals to demonstrate...
Rubery Hill

Rubery Hill

Rubery Hill Hospital, Birmingham Acting on behalf of the NHS, Richards Urban Design and Lambert Smith Hampton worked together to secure outline planning permission for 117 new homes on the former Rubery Hospital site in Birmingham. Positive engagement wi...

detailed design

detailed design We are able to take projects from conception through to detailed design for planning applications and have worked on a number of projects. Mudeford House, Christchurch
Godstone

Godstone

Land at Ivy Mill, Godstone We have recently prepared a detailed planning application for 27 new homes on a former garden centre site in Godstone, Surrey on behalf of Thakeham Homes. The site lies in the Greenbelt and the amount, layout and character of ...
Littlehampton

Littlehampton

Station Road, Littlehampton Working closely with our client, Building Potential Ltd and White Young Green's planning team we prepared a detailed planning application for the redevelopment of two bungalows to provide 12 new houses and flats. The...
Christchurch

Christchurch

Hintonwood Avenue, Christchurch Following the refusal of a previous planning application we were asked to secure detailed planning permission for a new dwelling within the curtilage of an existing lodge in Christchurch. The site was tight and it...

development brief

development brief We prepare development briefs to assist in adding value to a site or managing the planning process on behalf of the local authority. Some of our recent projects include:
Brixham Waterfront

Brixham Waterfront

Brixham Waterfront On behalf of Torbay Development Agency we prepared a development brief for two key waterfront sites in Brixham, Freshwater Quarry and Oxen Cove. The document was prepared by Richards Urban Design and Savills and provides planning...
Chipping Norton Hospital

Chipping Norton Hospital

Chipping Norton Hospital Working with Lambert Smith Hampton planning team we prepared a development brief for the to assist in the disposal of the former Chipping Norton Hopsital in Oxfordshire. The document set out development parameters which were...
Waterton

Waterton

Waterton, Bridgend richards urban design, working with Savills planning and development teams in Cardiff, prepared a masterplan and advising on the redevelopment of three significant sites in Bridgend for the County Borough Council, South Wales Police a...