We are an award-winning multi-disciplinary design and planning practice offering specialist expertise in architecture, masterplanning, planning and landscape architecture. We are intensely-client focused and have proven success at exceeding planning and design expectations and creating value for our clients on projects large and small.
Following a protracted legal melee, amendments to the National Planning Practice Guidance on planning obligations in May 2016 introduced changes to the way that affordable housing contributions can be sought from development. The changes include the introduction of vacant building credits which are intended to provide an incentive for brownfield development on sites containing vacant […]
“Cass Associates worked on the unique design of Toxteth Firefit Hub, a combined fire station/youthzone and community sporting facility. They ‘got’ the concept quickly and worked to astonishingly tight deadlines to re-design the building allowing us to meet grant conditions. A spectacular addition to Toxteth’s regeneration as well as a fabulous fire station. - Kieran Timmins, Deputy Chief Executive, Merseyside Fire and Rescue Authority ”
Kieran Timmins, Deputy Chief Executive, Merseyside Fire and Rescue Authority
“Cass Associates has a highly professional team who apply a valuable holistic approach to challenges associated with bringing forward large complex brownfield sites. Importantly they also acknowledge and apply a commercial focus to ensure projects are deliverable.”
Tim Love, Director Harworth Estates
“"Excellent individualised architectural services, to a very high standard. We kept changing our minds about the remit which required several re-dos of the plans over 2 years, which architect Richard Roberts, was happy to do. We also had potential planning issues which Richard resolved. We appreciated all the hassle being removed." ”
Client, Private House
“Having worked with Cass Associates in connection with the mixed use regeneration of a major 200 acre brownfield site, I applaud their strategic and pragmatic thinking, led and steered by the very able Richard Cass. ”
Paul Burgess, Group Main Board Director, Emerson
We are committed to providing high quality design and expert advice to our clients. Each project is led by a partner throughout, supported by a talented, stable and very loyal multi-disciplinary team of professionals and administrators.