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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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 is currently undertaking his part 2 studies at Cardiff University and has joined us as part of his work experience and continuing professional development.
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.
Part II Architectural Assistant
Having studied at Plymouth University, Matthew is a Part II Architectural Assistant with experience working on residential projects throughout the West Midlands, the Cotswolds and Cornwall. He is currently taking time to grow and expand his knowledge in practice, but is aiming to carry out his Part III within the next few years. Other interests include graphic design and architectural visualisation.
Part I Architectural Assistant
BEng Architecture & Environmental Engineering
Luke is a graduate of the University of the West of England where he studied Architecture and Environmental Engineering, a unique degree combining elements of sustainable engineering and architecture. He first began work for us at the Bath office, but has recently moved to the Truro office to work as a part 1 Architectural Assistant. Luke hopes to progress towards his part 2 and looks to develop his skills in architecture and sustainability.