Planning for Landscape and Visual Assessment

Terminology Overload There are a number of terms to describe the landscape and visual information that is needed to support the grant of planning permissions. In addition to the industry and professional standard ‘Landscape and Visual Impact Assessments’ (LVIAs) or...

Is Custom Build the Answer to the delivery of housing?

In a post-Brexit climate that has inevitably created further uncertainty over the delivery of much needed homes, new supply models are making their contribution to housing delivery.  The release of the first plots for sale at the Graven Hill Custom Build...

West of England Joint Spatial Plan – Having Your Say?

Calls for ‘joined up’ and strategic thinking are at the heart of discussions regarding planning for the future. As the West of England Joint Spatial Plan reaches its next round of consultation we at Landmark are keen to see how the push for jobs, investment and...

Eco holiday village plans for old quarry

Habitat First Group has this week submitted a planning application to North Devon District Council to transform Venn Quarry, south east of Barnstaple, into a major new holiday retreat, based on ecological principles. The Landmark Practice worked with the design team...