Progress is continuing at the former House of Fraser redevelopment in central Exeter. The former department store is currently undergoing a soft strip to allow the team to finalise the design of the new hotel. The opening is being targeted for Christmas 2021 – the rooftop bar overlooking the cathedral is certainly going to be a good place to host an office party!

Expedite - House of Fraser
Expedite – House of Fraser

Tier 1 Stowford Mill under construction

Tier 1 has broken ground!  Forming one part of a larger development and phasing, Stowford Mill is a landmark development of new homes and commercial spaces on behalf of Stowford Mill Developments Ltd.  The eight-acre site is being transformed into a vibrant community in the heart of Ivybridge. Works include the creation of new homes, restoration of Grade II listed premises, removal of derelict buildings and essential drainage.

Project began: March 2018
Estimated completion date: March 2023
Contract value: £8m

Welsh Whisky Company

The team are thrilled to be working with Welsh Whisky Company on their existing new venture to refurbish the Grade II Listed Old Board School in the centre of Llandudno into their second Penderyn Distillery in Wales.

Expedite are working with Archer Humphyres Architects and the design team to secure planning and deliver the £4m scheme. The anticipated grand opening is Spring 2021. We are acting as the employer’s agent, quantity surveyor and principal designer.

Welsh Whisky Company

Welsh Whisky Company


Welsh Whisky Company


(Images by Archer Humphyres Architects)



Student Accommodation Approved

Against the backdrop of the current world situation, some positive news as our proposed student accommodation scheme at Blackboy Road, Exeter was approved on Monday evening. Despite a heart in mouth moment when the meeting was briefly suspended for an urgent briefing to councillors, the scheme for 71 units was finally approved following a protracted planning process. This is the first student accommodation scheme in Exeter to be approved in 18 months and is testament to our commitment to work with the planning department. Members were pleased that their previous comments had been addressed and that the developer had listened and adapted the scheme. It is hoped that regeneration of this abandoned site may help kickstart some wider improvements to the area.

Planning achieved, South Moor Reach, Wrangaton

We are delighted to have received planning consent for Southmoor Reach on behalf of Kier Living (SW) Ltd – the new development comprising of 36no. homes in Wrangaton, South Hams (Devon).  The Expedite team currently working up technical packages with the aim of being on site in Summer 2020.


Client: Kier Living (SW) Ltd,

Planning Consultants: Bell Cornwall Ltd

Landscaping: Swan Paul Associates

Expedite - South Moor Reach
Expedite – South Moor Reach

Planning submitted for Walled Garden at Stowford Mill

A revised planning application has been made by the Expedite team to South Hams District Council following early engagement with the Heritage and Conservation teams for 6no. executive style homes at the Walled Garden, Stowford Mill on behalf of Stowford Mill Development Ltd.

Expedite - Walled Garden
Expedite – Walled Garden

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If you would like to enquire about joining Expedite, please contact Liliana Aust on 01392 691631.

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