Example Design Brief for a Fence

To help you easily visualize what we require from you for your design brief and what we will then produce with this information, here is an example of Fence. Below is everything we received from the client together with the final architect drawings, which have now had planning permission approved.

Written Design Brief

Hello Abigail,

Following further discussions and my inability to provide drawings for the design brief, I can provide the following:

A set of new photos (enclosed)
The dimensions

   Front Elevation 7.67 meters

   Back Elevation. 5.62 meters

   Side Elevation   26.26 meters

The existing height of the fencing is 1.2 meters and we would like to increase this to a height of 1.8 meters.

Site Photos


Rough sketch of what you envisage

Client could not provide any sketch.

Measurements for the proposed development

To  increase height of the fencing to a 1.8 meters.


Floor Plans

Client could not provide any floor plans.


Using this information we produce a full set of architect drawings like this:

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