Design Codes & Guides

Design code, English countryside

  • An opportunity to create an exemplar Design Code for a rural housing association.
  • Our high quality design code sets out a blueprint for the development of small rural sites within England on behalf of a rural housing association. Offering detailed guidance for architects, consultants and contractors on how to create vibrant and prosperous rural communities, the code details a variety of elements including process and partnerships, layout and setting, street and public realm, house types and sustainability and stewardship (including Passivhaus).


  • A rural housing association


  • 2020