Recent Developments

Richard Carr is an experienced commercial and residential development consultant, boasting a large portfolio of projects.

This page provides examples of Richard’s recent work in the industry.

Poole Police Station

Fortitudo Property are pleased to announce its successful collaboration with Juno Developments in achieving planning for 53 Apartments at the old Poole Police Station. The professional team consisted of planning consultants Pure Town Planning led by Matt Annan and the Architects ARC were led by Bradley Cheer, Richard Carr of Fortitudo commented: “This is a great development for Poole and is bringing new homes in a beautiful setting opposite Poole Park and within walking distance of Ashley Cross and Poole Town Centre, he also wished to thank the Planning team at Poole Borough Council for their help in delivering this scheme, Juno Developments will now complete the scheme.”

Luxury Waterside Homes – view the plans

Planning has been granted for three luxury waterside homes on a site that has been derelict for the past 20 years.

Planning was inspired by Fortitudo Property Development Specialist Richard Carr, architectural work was completed by Bradley Cheer of ARC Architects and the Planning Consultant was Matt Annan of Pure Town Planning.

The site has now been sold to Black Gold Developments for an undisclosed sum.

Richard Carr Brownfield Development9 Brudenell Road, Sandbanks, Poole – view the plans

Planning has been granted for this spectacular development of eight apartments overlooking Poole Harbour.

The site currently has two apartments, which were built in 2003.

The team was led and inspired by Richard Carr, Development Consultant at Jacob Carr Homes Ltd. The architects were Bradley Cheer of Anders Roberts Cheer, planning was assisted by Matt Annan of Pure Town Planning and the engineering was by Julian Calcinotto of Cacinotto & Associates.

Richard Carr Sandbanks

Salterns Marina, Poole – view the plans

Richard Carr is delighted to have been the lead consultant in the creation of this magnificent building overlooking Poole Harbour.

It’s a new hotel planned for Salterns Marina and Richard would like to thank the team who have worked with him on the project.

  • ARC Architecture: Bradley Cheer
  • Pure Town Planning: Matt Annan
  • JPC Highway Consultants: Phil Casely
  • Frank Tyhurst Flood Risk Consultancy: Frank Tyhurst

Richard Carr Salterns Marina

201 Bingham Avenue Poole – view the plans

Richard Carr 201 Bingham

202 Bingham Avenue Poole – view the plans

Richard Carr 202 Bingham

Excellent news. Planning granted for two 4,200 square foot Georgian Homes in Bingham Avenue Poole (pictured above).

Lilliput Road, Poole

Planning has been approved on this scheme for 36 apartments with a Gross Development Value (GDV) in excess of £25m.

The site has been sold to Boultbee LDN Ltd.

Richard Carr Lilliput Road








1 Salterns Way, Lilliput

Richard Carr was asked by his client in January, 2014 to get the best value from this superb site in Lilliput.

In October, 2014, Richard achieved planning for two mono-roofed contemporary houses; one with access onto Dorset Lake Avenue and the other with access onto Salterns Way.

In total, Richard completed the request of the client within ten months.

The sale was handled by Key Drummond Estate Agents and Tailor Made Estate Agents.

Richard Carr Salterns Way