Ysgol Parc y Tywyn, Burry Port

Proposed landscape general arrangement plan

 

Client: Dawnus Construction / Carmarthenshire County Council

Location: Burry Port, Carmarthenshire

Services: Landscape Architecture

The team are at early stages of the design process. Working with the client Carmarthenshire County Council and the project team at Dawnus; Architects Architype and Engineers WSP. The Urbanists are undertaking the detailed external works design to Building Bulletin 103 standards, for a new welsh medium primary school at Burry Port. The school and site works have a contract value of £12m.

The new school would provide a Passivhaus and BREEAM Excellent solution for the building with all facilities under one collective roof.

• New build primary school for 330 pupils

• LA Nursery for 45 pupils

• Facilities accessible to the wider community

The school already has outline planning permission with a number of conditions to be discharged. Ecological, site conditions and drainage are all key issues challenging the design process as the scheme progresses.