We assist & guides clients from feasibility to design, through planning applications, appeals & site implementation as required.

Bullet Advice to Planning Applicants Bullet
For development in Conservation Areas, near TPOs & Listed Buildings. Negotiations & presentations at Planning Committee / Public meetings & Expert Witness service at Appeals.

Bullet Landscape & Visual Assessments / Environmental Impact Assessments Bullet
Using ‘industry standard‘ Guidelines for Landscape & Visual Assessment, written jointly by the Landscape Institute & the Institute of Environmental Management & Assessment.

Bullet Tree Surveys & Recommendations Bullet
Using BS5837:2005: Trees in Relation to Construction; including:- Tree Surveys, Tree Root Protection Area Plans (RPAs) Arboricultural Method Statements, & Tree Management Strategies, to protect retained trees throughout construction.

Bullet Soft Landscaping Bullet
Including land shaping & contouring design: of Golf Courses, housing / commercial areas, highways, waterways, landfills & quarries; using landform/planting plans, plant lists & soft maintenance schedules for Planning Applications or planning Condition submissions.

Bullet Hard Landscaping Bullet
Including Hard & Soft Landscape Layout Plans, design & detailing of Paving & Enclosure together with Specifications for proposed walling & fencing for Planning Applications or planning Condition submissions.

Landscape Assessment

Conceptual Masterplans

We pride ourselves on

Bullet Our Environmental Impact Assessments Bullet
Bullet Our Landscape Design for Sustainable Development (eg. Wind & Hydro) Bullet
Bullet Our Ecological Planting Design for all types of site (incl. Reclamation & Wetlands) Bullet
Bullet Producing the Right Solution for our Clients needs; acceptable to the Planning Authority Bullet
Bullet Providing a Cost Effective service to suit our Clients budget Bullet

Stephen Spacie, Chartered Landscape Architect since 1984