Planning - Historic Environment & Townscape

Thomas Bender

Bender is an Associate specialising in Historic Environment and Townscape

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    With more than 20 years of experience in the built environment, Thomas is a specialist in heritage and architecture, listed buildings, and large developments such as masterplans and infrastructure projects. Previously Lead Advisor for Design Review at CABE/Design Council, Thomas has worked on complex, high-profile projects including the British Museum, the South Bank Centre, Elizabeth House, the Eco-Town programme and many town centre regeneration schemes across England.

    Key Skills

    • Historic environment consultancy on development in sensitive historic contexts
    • Townscape characterisation and assessment, including visual impact analysis
    • Historic building research and analysis enabling design development
    • Preparation of Townscape, Heritage and Visual Assessments, including Environmental
    • Impact Assessment, alongside Statements of Significance and Heritage Statements
    • Design advice on all aspects related to architecture and urban planning and creating inclusive places


    • Mount Anvil
    • Peabody
    • The Collective
    • Landsec
    • Wates
    • Telford Homes

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