Brooke Peninsula, Lowestoft

Townscape and Visual Impact Assessment

Client:

Spacehub / Cardy Construction Ltd.

Location:

Lowestoft, Suffolk

Completion:

Fall 2010

Project Type:

Large scale mixed use

Located on the south side of Lake Lothing this waterside project involved a major re-development of the redundant docklands within the centre of Lowestoft.

The proposals involved the development of up to 850 dwellings, up to 1,774 sq. m gross floorspace for uses as shops / financial and professional services / restaurants and cafes / drinking establishments / and hot food takeaways: a yacht club and marina; a 1.5 form entry primary school; a visitor centre for a County Wildlife Site; and associated infrastructure and open space.

Indigo were responsible for undertaking the Townscape and Visual Impact Assessment which formed part of a wider Environmental Statement; informing the design and coordinating with the project team.

Key inputs:

  • Townscape and Visual Impact Assessment

Key team members:

  • Bidwells – Planning
  • Spacehub – Urban realm
  • Assael Architects – Architecture