St Dunstan’s

St Dunstan’s charity for blind service personnel identified the grade II listed former Lady Forester’s Convalescent Home, overlooking Llandudno, as the ideal location for a combined residential and nursing unit. In advance of and works commencing the main structure and its outbuildings required a level 3 historic building survey to be carried out. The survey showed that the complex of buildings comprising the main hospital, gate lodge, stable block, and laundry block remained largely intact, within their original settings. From the mid 19th century Llandudno developed as a planned seaside town to serve the growing Victorian trend of using increased […]

North Dorchester

In 2017 L -P : Archaeology were commissioned by Turnberry UK in order to understand the constraints and opportunities that archaeology poses on land to the north of Dorchester which was being considered for allocation into the Local Plan.   Within a very short time frame, L – P conducted a rapid analysis of HER, historic mapping, LiDAR data, site walkovers and information from archives and libraries in order to provide a comprehensive Archaeological Baseline Document. This document was used to inform the Masterplan of the site and point the proposed development towards the least sensitive areas with regards to […]