Love Wolverton

Milton Keynes Council

Submission summary

Love Wolverton is a full planning permission for a complex and sophisticated mixed-use regeneration scheme in a sensitive conservation area. Site context, community ambitions, the imperative for urban design and architectural quality, and viability considerations combined to demand a patient and collaborative approach between the developer, TOWN and its design team, the local authority Milton Keynes Council and the local community. The permission required a careful balance of the merits of the scheme against several departures from local policy, and was ultimately carried by the quality of the response on design and sustainability to a uniquely challenging site