Project: Churchill Retirement Living, Landscape Design (offices at Ringwood)
Churchill Retirement Living
Churchill Retirement Living is a very successful and expanding retirement home provider. It needed to double the size of its existing headquarters which occupies a sensitive site on the banks of the Millstream at Ringwood in the New Forest. The Landmark Practice was called in to help after an earlier application had failed at appeal, primarily on a perceived conflict between the proposed development and landscape and visual issues.
Landmark revised the layout to overcome landscape and ecological constraints relating to the very sensitive nature of the site and also prepared illustrative material to demonstrate that the changes overcame the earlier objections. Landmark also undertook further ecological surveys to ensure a robust case.