"When we design housing - at every scale - we consider the residents and their social, cultural and economic infrastructure as much as the buildings themselves." Kathryn Tombling, head of housing
Many of our housing projects begin life as masterplanning studies for public and private sector clients, ranging from city centre regeneration to suburban districts and urban extensions. BDP’S international studio network continues to win commissions to develop new settlements to match the rapid pace of global urbanisation.
Our high quality, successful designs place the resident at the heart of the process.
Situated opposite Lambeth Palace overlooking the River Thames, 69 new homes are created in a mix of affordable and market tenures.
Ground-breaking residential scheme celebrates the great outdoors. We planned the location and orientation of ten mixed long and tall houses to capture the sunpath and minimise overshadowing.
Modular apartments for smarter 21st-century living. We created a modular building, designing a nine-storey 256-apartment scheme from the inside out.
The bespoke apartments are designed and built to the very highest specification, offering contemporary living in the heart of Scotland’s most vibrant city.
The competition winning scheme provides 195 new homes and the refurbishment of 53 to replace an existing late 1960s estate.
An extension of Uxbridge’s town centre on former RAF land providing a variety of homes, from studio flats to three bedroom apartments, and a range of tenures
A major retail led mixed use regeneration scheme for the historic market town of Kingston.
We have been appointed to design the Westergouwe Community Centre - a mixed use development consisting of a primary school, amenities, sports and affordable housing in Gouda, Netherlands.
The Biospheric Foundation is a group of young researchers with a vision to change the way cities and communities interact to create a more sustainable way of living.
The first phase of our transformation of a post-war housing estate in Woking, Surrey, is now complete with work on the second phase underway.
Our designs for a mixed use, 253-home development at Weir Mill, Stockport have been approved by Stockport Council. The plans, for our client, Capital & Centric, include restoration of the mill buildings and the construction of two new buildings to create a thriving new community.
A new concept in affordable housing is being proposed in Bristol for council owned eco homes to be built on a disused garage plot in the city.
The Covid-19 pandemic has highlighted the importance of interconnections between our housing, the built environment, social inequalities and governance systems while also demonstrating the adaptability and resilience of communities across the world.
Several of our town masterplan projects have received funding from the UK government. Each will receive part of a £1billion cash injection from the Towns Fund or the Future High Street Fund.
How can we leverage amenity spaces already present in multi-unit residential buildings by providing the hard and soft infrastructure necessary to build socially resilient communities?