Appointed by IKEA, FPCR have provided detailed landscape and public realm designs for the new IKEA retail store at Greenwich, London.
FPCR’s reserved matters application focusses on a new roof garden and pavilion. The design includes a new ‘green’ and ‘brown’ roof to enhance biodiversity value, together with a flexible outdoor roof space incorporating new planting, seating, lighting, a vegetable and herb garden and ‘viewing galley’ towards the city. The perimeter ground level landscape of the IKEA store includes a new sensory wildlife garden, orchard trees, ‘green roof’ cycle shelters and high quality new paving interspersed with specimen trees. Landscape, ecology and arboriculture services have been provided by FPCR.