Architectural Design

Clear Thinking Architectural Design in West Devon

When looking for a designer for their new extension, home or development most people would look to employ an architect’s services. However, this is not your only option! Please read on to discover how our bespoke architectural design services can help you achieve your perfect property. Here at Highscapes Design and Planning we take a fresh approach to architectural design. Our goal is to make the process of designing your next project exciting and enjoyable. We are not scared to tell you we are not your traditional architecture practice. Instead we are a collection of design experts that use our knowledge of people, architecture and the landscape. We use this holistic understanding of design to create forward thinking schemes that help you live the lifestyle you want to achieve. This does not mean we are not experts in architectural design, quite the contrary. We are a team of highly trained experts with the practical and technical knowledge and experience to undertake even the most detailed of architectural design projects. Our team use their creative backgrounds in landscape architecture and product design to develop creative, innovative and productive design solutions. We are a team of problem solvers and strive to create high quality end products whatever the budget or scale of the development.

How can we help?

Site feasibility reports
S.W.O.T analysis
Sketch designs
Site modelling
Proposal modelling
Measured site surveys
Extensions – domestic and commercial
Loft conversions
Change of use planning applications
Residential new builds
Residential developments
Mixed use developments

Every project is differant..

Every site, project and client requires something different from our architectural design services. This is why we offer a bespoke service that is tailor-made to every project. After an initial free consultation we will offer you a small report explaining how we believe our architectural design services can achieve your goals. In this report we will discuss a short design brief along with a programme of services. These architectural services can range from feasibility studies, sketch designs and/or computer models. Through to detailed architectural design drawings for planning and construction phases. Our architectural services also include surveying the existing structure and creating detailed scaled plans and sections. We can also offer development S.W.O.T analysis. Our development S.W.O.T reports are detailed reports discussing the Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities and Threats of any chosen site or property. These reports are often a precursor to full development feasibility studies, which include planning advice.

Bring Your ideas to Life

We use several different computer aided design packages to help us quickly and efficiently visualise our architectural designs in 3D.  This has become one of our key design tools for developing appropriate projects for our clients.  After producing hand drawn sketch designs we can quickly create simple computer generated walk through models to completely understand the design from day one.

We produce site specific architectural design solutions for a large cross-section of clients, from home owners and developers to other consultants that require our expertise. For any other specific services or just to discuss what you have planned please contact us. We will be more than happy to discuss how we can assist you with your requirements.