St David's 2 Location City: Cardiff, UK

Mixed Use, Retail
London, Bristol
St. David’s Partnership / Lend Lease


A modern interpretation of Cardiff's historic arcades

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Key Info

A retail-led mixed-use development of 304 apartments, located above the principle retail levels
Completed in 2009

Urban Cardiff regains its style

Attracting more than one million visitors in its first week of trading, St. David's 2 is a major, retail-led, mixed-use city centre development in the heart of Cardiff.

John Lewis anchor store

Blending seamlessly into the urban fabric, the multi-award-winning development is home to the largest John Lewis department store outside London and also provides a further 100 high fashion shops and restaurants in a two level shopping mall which echoes the historic Victorian arcades of Cardiff.

Working directly with contractor Lend Lease, Chapman Taylor was responsible for the detailed design and delivery of the £295m mixed-use shopping and residential development which was successfully opened in October 2009.

Tim Partington (BA (Hons), B Arch RIBA)

Main Board Director, UK

Tim has been at Chapman Taylor since 1986 and joined the LLP Main Board in 2006. As an owner, he takes an active role in shaping the strategic direction and growth of the business alongside the other members of the Main Board.

He was responsible for establishing Chapman Taylor’s Manchester studio in 2000 and continues to manage this part of the business together with the UK practice’s design management, resource planning and BIM/CAD strategy.

Recognised for his design management expertise, he has an established track-record in the design and delivery of complex mixed-use developments in the UK and internationally.

Areas of expertise:

Mixed-use / Office / Residential / Retail / Design Management / Delivery

Tim entra a far parte di Chapman Taylor dal 1986 e si unisce al Main Board nel 2006. In qualità di Direttore ricopre un ruolo attivo nella definizione della direzione strategica e della crescita del business insieme agli altri membri del Consiglio.

Tim ha contribuito alla creazione dello studio Chapman Taylor Manchester nel 2000 e continua a gestirlo: è inoltre responsabile del gruppo progettuale inglese, della pianificazione delle risorse e della strategia BIM/CAD.

Riconosciuto per la sua conoscenza di gestione del progetto, ha una comprovata esperienza nella progettazione e nella consegna di complessi multifunzionali sia nel Regno Unito che a livello internazionale.

Aree di competenza:

Mixed-use / Office / Residential / Retail / Design Management / Delivery

Tim ist seit 1986 bei Chapman Taylor und trat dem LLP Main Board im Jahr 2006 bei. Als Eigentümer hat er mit anderen Vorstandsmitgliedern des Main Boards eine aktive Rolle bei der Gestaltung der strategischen Ausrichtung und des Wachstums des Unternehmens.

Er war verantwortlich für den Aufbau von Chapman Taylors Studio in Manchester im Jahr 2000 und leitet weiterhin diesen Teil des Geschäfts zusammen mit dem Designmanagement, der Ressourcenplanung und BIM/CAD-Strategie des GB-Geschäfts.

Anerkannt für seine Design-Management-Expertise, kann er eine Erfolgsbilanz bei der Entwicklung und Realisierung von komplexen Mischbebauungsvorhaben in Großbritannien und international vorweisen.


Mixed-Use / Bürobau / Wohnungsbau / Einzelhandel / Projektleitung / Ausführungsplanung


Gold Award -  BCSC Awards
Gold Award - BCSC Awards
Supreme Award -  BCSC Awards
Supreme Award - BCSC Awards
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