The Appleton Group - Landscape Architects and Environmental Consultants

Founded by David Appleton and Philip Deeley in 1984, The Appleton Group is a well-established firm of landscape architects and environmental consultants with offices in Bolton (Greater Manchester), The Wirral, Bristol and Northern Ireland.

The practice offers expertise at all stages of a project from conception through the research, feasibility and planning and masterplanning stages, to design, construction by contract, aftercare and long-term management.


Our experience ranges from working in both urban and rural areas from small-scale housing developments to major business parks and recreational facilities. The firm undertakes corporate appointments with other professionals and has extensive experience of working for the private, public and voluntary sectors.

The practice has a proven track record in planning and environmental assessment, landscape and countryside management, Eco Schemes (using The Code for Sustainable Homes and BREEAM assessment methodology), civic design and urban design, historic and urban conservation projects, transportation schemes, the development of tourism and leisure projects, commercial and industrial schemes, landfill restoration, landscape planning and in consultancy as expert witness in Public Inquiries.

Tree Surveys to BS5837 - Arboricultural Impact Assessments - Environmental Impact Assessments - LIVA - Public Inquiries - Landscape Masterplans - Planting Plans - Tender Documents - Photo Montages - CfSH Templates