Lavigne Lonsdale is a multi-disciplinary design practice, which has developed over the last decade into a team capable of delivering solutions to complex built environment projects in a creative, practical and responsive way. 

We are a RIBA Chartered Practice, Registered Practice with the Landscape Institute, Member of the Urban Design Group and Registered Practitioner in Urban Design.

As we also work closely with a number of related disciplines and consultants we are able to adapt and augment our services to meet the specific needs of every unique project.

The Team

Martyn Lonsdale

Managing Director

BA (Hons), DipLA ,CMLI, DipUD, RPUD

Martyn has 25 years experience of providing masterplanning, urban design and landscape architectural services on large scale, award-winning projects. He is the founding Director of Lavigne Lonsdale and oversees both the Truro and Bath studios.

Tony Smith


BA (Hons), ARB, RIBA

Tony is Lavigne Lonsdale's Director of Architecture and leads the Truro team. He has 20 years experience working on leisure, health and residential projects across the UK. Tony spent time as an Architectural Technologist before becoming an Architect and has extensive technical experience.

Matt Scott

Associate Director (Bath Studio Lead)

BA (Hons), DipArch MA, ARB, RIBA

Matt has experience across all sectors but has developed an expertise in residential masterplanning and residential led mixed use development, creating pragmatic contemporary architecture that responds to its environment and wider context and is always shaped by a sustainable approach to design.

He has developed a thorough understanding of the development process, allowing him to create designs that balance both good place making and deliverability.

Nick Fish

Associate Landscape Architect

BA (Hons), DipLA, ALI

Nick is an Associate at the practice and has been with the team for over 12 years. He is a highly skilled Landscape Architect and has worked on numerous award-winning projects. Landscape Architecture is Nick’s passion but works across the board to get involved with Masterplanning, Urban Design and Architectural projects to help mesh built form and external design. His work on Carbis Bay Hotel, Atlantic View and Heartlands are just a few projects which demonstrate this joined up design led approach.

Andrew Walker

Associate Architect

BA (Hons), MArch, PGcert, ARB, RIBA

Andrew is an Associate and joined Lavigne Lonsdale in 2014 from Grant Associates in Bath. He has a passion and skill in all aspects of the built and natural environment including architecture and urban design. His graphic ability ensures that our projects receive critical acclaim.

Alison Osborne-Brown

Senior Landscape Architect

BA (Hons), DipLA

With 35 years’ professional experience, Ali’s skills encompass the full spectrum of masterplanning, urban design and landscape architecture with an emphasis on intelligent planning and ‘place making’. She has an ability to sensitively unlock sites for development with specialist skills in LVIA, residential masterplanning and technical delivery. Having worked in the UK, Asia and Australia, Ali has a particular love and knowledge of plants from different climatic zones that can be used creatively in a range of projects.

Nick Bulley

Landscape Architect

BA (Hons), DipLA

Nick is a qualified landscape architect and has gained experience across landscape planning and design. He is a key member of the Landscape Architecture team delivering notable schemes across the South West.

Christian Brown

Architectural Assistant

BSc (Hons)

Christian is currently undertaking his part 2 studies at Cardiff University and has joined us as part of his work experience and continuing professional development.

Samantha Key

Studio Manager

BA Hospitality & Human Resources Management,

BA (Hons) Leadership & Development

Samantha joined the team in the beginning of 2020 as Studio Manager. She has over ten years experience managing and leading teams, launching retail and hospitality businesses, and providing ancillary services to businesses across a number of sectors. Samantha's passion lies in developing people and achieving sustainable business practice. 

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