DUKES RISE, FIELD FARM, SHEPTON MALLET, SOMERSET
A 42-acre residential district close to an historic town centre
The masterplan provides 550 houses and apartments with a housing mix selected to cater for local needs, on a 17 hectare site owned by the Vagg family and the Prince of Wales’s Estate, the Duchy of Cornwall. Other elements include the original farmhouse and associated park land, a new school, local shop, a village green and an old chapel, relocated to the site to act as a community building. The design was developed according to traditional principles and has the character of a distinct village within the larger community of Shepton Mallet.
Commissioned by The Duchy of Cornwall, The Vagg Family
Masterplan by Robert Adam at ADAM Urbanism
Building Code by Robert Adam at ADAM Urbanism
Buildings Designed by Tetlow King, Robert Adam at ADAM Architecture, Stuart Martin Architects