Simon Gillespie Associates - Chartered Architects Preston.
Simon Gillespie Associates is a Chartered Architectural Design Practice registered wtth the Royal Institute of British Architects and the Architects Registration Council UK ARCUK.
The practice was established in 1987 and operates from offices in West Cliff, Preston; with projects from Kent to the Scottish Borders.
The practice is managed by Simon Gillespie, a graduate of the Liverpool University School of Architecture, Simon has a wealth of experience of mutli-dsiciplinary and management contracting, this expertise was gained during his time with:-
- Building Design Partnership.
- Simon TR Interntional PLC.
- John Mowlem PLC.
After which he established his own practice.
His associate Lisa Capstick, a graduate of Leeds Univeristy School of Art and Design in 2000, has worked for the practie since the year 2000.
The design philosophy of the architectural practice is to have the opportunity of developing exciting design solutions, more ideas, different views, different ways of doing what is a very difficult yet incredibly creative job of producing exciting architectural design solutions within commercially aware environments, using the latest technology to achieve these objectives.
We have completed almost 1000 projects ith a current value of almost a billion pounds.
Our current workload includes projects from under £5000 to almost £10 million.
As a Chartered Architect and building consultant we have tendered quotations and been involved in many different types of projects, including outline planning building regulations working drawings , overseeing the design construction and completion of a wide spectrum of projects including Residential properties, Commercial Buildings , Engineering Workshops Sport Complexes Hotels and many others including Vernacular building projects working with stone and building renovations House Extensions Thatched Roof designs Trombe Wall incorporation to improve heat exchange in conjunction with Solar and Thermal solutions for Student Accommodation, Nursing Homes, Garden Rooms, Conservatories etc.,
Our Commercial architect drawing and services include Chemical Laboratories Science Food Technology Laboratories Listed Buildings Baptismal Font designs for Church Re-Ordering Thermo graphic Analysis Farm Buildings Industrial Buildings Water Towers Garages Workshops Showrooms Bodywork and Paint Spray facilities Sports Centres Technogym Equipment Catering Kitchens Restaurants Late Medieval Building restoration Theatre Design Flower Shops Betting Sops Cafes and Restaurants.
We use AutoCAD Design and can also produce Architectural Models for appraisal.
We also offer an interior design service.
What we bring to the table.
We have broad palette of skills, a large portfolio of completed projects, in house interior design skills and we will suggest additional consultants if these will enhance a project, for example an artist, specialist structural engineer etc.,