53-55 Vastern Road, Reading

Placemaking

The following images explain the strategy linking together different landscape areas throughout the site, as well as the proposed detail in terms of layout, finishes and principles adopted.

Landscape Strategy

At the core of the proposals are placemaking principles to ensure that the design and layout responds positively and appropriately to the surrounding environment and can act as a connector between Reading’s town centre with the River Thames and Caversham beyond.

Character area images

Character area images

Proposed landscape zones

Proposed landscape zones


Sense of Place

A selection of hard and soft landscaping elements
are key to reinforcing a sense of place.

Sense of place

Proposed illustrative landscape masterplan

Proposed illustrative landscape masterplan