News

Project Updates!

Although these are two very different projects, both demonstrate Designscape’s approach to design. We prefer not to limit ourselves by project type, rather to bring our considerable experience to each brief afresh.

Shell Prototype obtains Planning Approval

Designscape architects, along with Format Engineers, have been commissioned by
Crapper and Sons to develop a prototype building structure that could be developed for use as commercial space for various purposes, while allowing the roof to be used
as pastureland.

Zollinger roof

Park Cottage – Nearing completion

Park Cottage is nearly finished, with Practical Completion likely to be achieved in the coming days. The landscaping has also been rapidly progressing over the last

Little Court – Progress update

Little Court construction is progressing rapidly towards completion in early September. The walls are up, the roof is on and the windows are in. The contractor is getting finishes underway

planning permission

Rodwell Road – Planning approval

We are delighted to have obtained detailed planning approval for this block of six flats in Weymouth providing much needed high quality, flexible accommodation in a very sustainable location close to the town centre.

Designscape is open for business

Designscape is open for business

In line with current UK Government recommendations to protect the health of our staff and others, we have instituted measures to enable us to work remotely and continue to provide our high quality and collaborative service.

Posts

Architects Declare at Battersea Arts Centre

Architects Declare Conference 2019

As part of our commitment to respond to the Climate Change Emergency, Spencer Back of Designscape Architects reports from the first Architects Declare Conference.

presentation

Study Trip 2019

Designscape on tour. A roundup of our low carbon Study Trip to the Midlands where we were inspired by Industrial, Gothic Revival and modern architecture.

Big Shed

Big Sheds

Big Sheds can be a commercially viable business asset if well considered and designed. Here we share out insights on key drivers of Big Shed design and you can download our recent Big Sheds publication

Architects Declare

Architects Declare

Putting our pledge into practice Since signing up to the Architects Declare climate manifesto in June Designscape have been investigating ways in which we can

Listed Buildings

A guide to successful alteration Based in the World Heritage City of Bath, we regularly get enquiries from clients wishing to make alterations to a

bat surveys and homebuilding

Planning Consent & Bat Surveys

Notorious for adding months of delay to a planning application, mitigating the presence of bats can help keep your building project on track.

Publications

Big Sheds

View on ISSUU Used to cover a number of diverse building uses from manufacturing and storage/distribution to data centres or sports, our thinking on Big

Neros Foundation Report

View on ISSUU We are proud to support the Neros Foundation through our links to one of the trustees, Cara Sykes. The Neros Foundation is

Briefing document

View on ISSUU ​Follow this link to download our client’s workplace briefing document. This primer is intended to assist clients at the earliest stage of

Workplace Architecture

Some of our principal workplace projects and our architectural approach within commercial workplace sector.