About Us

Our work strives to enhance our sense of surroundings, identity and relationship to others and the physical spaces we inhabit.

Selected Awards
  • 2004 — Aga Khan Award for Architecture
  • 2009 — Mies van der Rohe Award
  • 2013 — AIA/ALA Library Building Award
  • 2015 — Best Interior, Designers Saturday
  • 2016 — AIA New York Honor Award

West Bar Square, Sheffield

West Bar Square is a £175m mixed use urban regeneration scheme in Sheffield City Centre by Urbo in partnership with Peveril Securities, the property arm of Bower & Kirkland, Sheffield City Council and Legal and General.

The urban regeneration scheme comprises 1.4m sq ft of office led mixed use development including retail, leisure, hotel, apartments, and a multi-storey car park.

Asteer Planning secured reserved matters planning permission for 368 build to rent apartments in 2 no part 15 / part 19 storey towers with active commercial ground level frontages and public realm and reserved matters planning permission for an 8 storey Grade A office building with active commercial ground level frontages and public realm in August 2021.

Asteer also secured reserved matters planning permission in December 2021 for a 9-storey multi-storey car park.

In addition, Asteer has made representations to the emerging Sheffield Local Plan in relation to the West Bar site and continues to advise Urbo and Bowmer & Kirkland on the discharge of planning conditions and future development plots.

 

  • Location

    Sheffield

  • Client

    Urbo (West Bar) Ltd