WHAT WE DO

Through our experience and ability we provide solutions and architecture tailored to each project and situation. The practice has a track record of co-ordinating projects on demanding schedules exercising tight budgetary control. We have proven expertise in obtaining planning consents and building control approach, especially in complex circumstances. We also have broad experience of working with Local Authorities and consultants; where appropriate we will introduce you to firms offering the additional expertise that your project requires.

RESIDENTIAL AND RESIDENTIAL DEVELOPMENT
In addition to new-build homes, we undertake commissions for apartments, refurbishments, substantial extensions and interior design. To ensure the highest quality, the principal is actively involved with each project from inception to completion and beyond. This direct involvement at all stages is to ensure the specific project’s design integrity as well as adherence to the practice project procedures.

INTERIORS AND FURNITURE DESIGN
Often when developing the design and its architectural interior we are asked to provide further input into finishes decoration furniture selection and designing bespoke.

PUBLIC
From providing specialist design advice to Local Authorities to urban design

COMMERCIAL
Working with developers, landowners and end users a great variety of projects have been undertaken for major national operators in urban and rural settings through all phases of design, construction and contract procurement methods involving food, non-food retail leisure, office and industrial schemes.

MUSIC + MEDIA
Studio projects carried out with Harris Grant Associates are wide ranging and diverse both geographically and in their format. These include installations for private individuals and celebrities as well as multi media centres for commercial organisations.

PLANNING
WCEC have gained a reputation for obtaining planning consent for sensitive sites and buildings and listed buildings including those in Conservation areas, the countryside, Greenbelt creating contemporary solutions using both modern and traditional design and construction techniques with innovation.

PROJECT MANAGEMENT
Your project can be administered from inception to completion through design, planning, detail design and works on site experienced with many standard forms of building contract selected to suit project type, size and procurement method.

WORKING WITH US

Client satisfaction in defining aspirationsand achieving their aims are our main objectives. Combining the very best of inspired architecture and the highest professional standards we create intelligent, stylish and commercially astute designs. These deliver real added value and future proof our client’s investment.

WCEC Architecture provides a complete service from the original concept through to planning, construction and final handover. We also offer individual services including feasibility studies, scheme designs and planning applications being specialists in planning, listed building and conservation appraisals.

OUR APPROACH

In whatever field, function or building type, new build, refurbishment and renovation or listed buildings WCEC Architecture provides a responsive, professional proactive service, clearly establishing the client’s objectives and desires integrating ecologically sound and sustainable design.

WCEC Architecture is a design based and led practice. Quality in design is uppermost in our approach to all projects. We believe in forging close working relationships with clients helping them to achieve their business, personal and financial objectives. The practice has worked on projects ranging from major housing developments, purpose built homes and conversions/refurbishment schemes.

Each project is assessed in its context with both the site and client’s requirements used to determine and develop the best possible solution and design.Essentially this is about understanding people and places and creating a sense of place