Urban Design

Land at Redwood Drive and Poplar Close, Plympton

This scheme was a full planning application for a 190 unit residential units.

The project known as Land at Redwood Drive & Poplar Close was approved July 2016.

The 6.4 hectare greenfield site is located to the east of Plympton Town Centre within the district of Chaddlewood.

The scheme will provide much-needed new homes, including a proportion of affordable homes and a variety of house types to support the creation of an inclusive community.

The proposed development aims to be of exemplar urban design and architecture, which will enable sustainable living and reduced energy consumption.

The development will provide a high-quality residential environment, which uses land efficiently and supports a balanced community.

Provision of a new community park which will act as the green heart of the neighbourhood and provide a focal point for a range of

community activities. Pre-planning included extensive community consultation, to create an inclusive design process.

The scheme also included a Building for Life 12 review which is a government-endorsed industry standard for well-designed homes and neighbourhoods.

PBD look forward to seeing the construction.