Our header panel features our recent design illustration for a 'Green ' Hotel Swimming Pool in Wark Northumberland. This is to be partly constructed below ground and incorporates a 'green' Biodiversity living roof of meadow flower planting.

The Practice

The Practice was started in 1980.

In the intervening years, we have accumulated a wealth of experience, covering buildings in such sectors as residential, commercial and retail.


Residential schemes 


Residential schemes have ranged from one off houses and extensions, to large housing estates ....in both the Housing Association and Private sectors.

Detailed experience includes the design of houses, flats, hostels and special needs dwellings.

This type of work has been carried out in relation to New Build Schemes as well as those involving the rehabilitation and conversion of existing structures.

Conservation Restoration and Listed Buildings


The Practice has particular experience in extending and converting Listed Buildings, involving such schemes as Barn Conversions, Manor House extensions, Listed Farm House restoration for 16C Building on the  'at risk ' Register.

With particular experience in the rebuilding and restoration of stone buildings.

Commercial and Retail 


Projects have included shop designs for a national retail chain,

hotel and restaurant schemes and office and warehousing projects.


Recent Hotel schemes have included the conversion and remodelling of existing restaurant and bedroom accommodation and designs for two new new accommodation wings .

A Recent Hotel project has aslo included the detailed design for a new  'Green' swimming pool.


The practice has also recently produced detailed 'Drive Through' concept designs for for a national food chain.


Commercial experience also includes recently undertaken work in relation to Retail Warehouse and Office remodelling and refurbishment.

Further illustration for the proposed new under- ground 'Green' Swimming Pool in Wark Northumberland

What we offer

Professional support through all the phases of your project: from the initial concept to full building project management.

Our service can be all encompasing from concept design to building completion , or can be limted to a number of specific phases.


  1. Initial site survey & concept design
  2. Detailed design for Client Approval & Planning Application submission.
  3. Planning Submission
  4. Construction detailing for Building Regulations Approval
  5. Building Regulations Submission
  6. Detailed working drawings for Tendering & Construction
  7. Obtaining Tenders & Tender reporting
  8. Project Management through to Building completion & management of any 6 months final defects period.

To find out more about our service :

please call us on 01434 634056 or use our contact form.