Inspire were appointed by Tesco to undertake the concept design and master planning of a 6.o hectare site near the beech front of Seaton. The masterplan developed to accommodate a 40,000 sqft food store, a petrol station, circa 300 housing units and space for a hotel. Following a successful approval of planning Inspire were appointed to complete the detailed technical design of an environmentally efficient store which achieved BREEAM very good. The proposal includes a Combined Heat and Power Plant and a sustainable urban drainage scheme. Notably before construction could commence the site had to be filled to raise the site above a predicted flood level from sea board flooding and this criteria requiring and import of material to 1.5m depth over the 6.0 hectare site.