Masterclass by Hugh Petter for Urban Design Group

July 5, 2022

On 29th June Hugh Petter with Nick Pollock, Duchy of Cornwall, gave a masterclass 'How to Make People Friendly Places - on the Edge of Town' to show how masterplans, design codes and local development orders can be used to create well-designed development anywhere in Great Britain.  They talked about Nansledan in Cornwall, winner of the National Urban Design Awards.  A 218 hectare mixed use, mixed tenure sustainable extension to Newquay for the Duchy of Cornwall, will evolve into a community of 4,000 homes and 4,000 jobs

Watch a recording of the event here.

The masterclass included:

  • Masterplans for extending the town
  • The Design Code
  • Using Local Development Orders to ensure quality

Chaired by Alan Thompson

Nansledan, Newquay | Masterplan
ADAM Architecture
Town-making in the Cornish style with school, shops, business units and homes