Who Are We?


Ashdown Architects is an award winning practice based in the heart of Durham City and working throughout the North of England.

We have over 30 years’ experience designing a wide range of projects, from the smallest of house extensions to large newbuild developments. We enjoy working closely alongside our clients to create imaginative, high quality designs for sustainable buildings.

We work enthusiastically to:

  • Involve our clients from the project’s initial concept right through the creative process
  • Seek sustainable and innovative design solutions
  •  Integrate flexible spaces within our designs
  • Focus on accessibility
  • Deliver a scheme that achieves value for money without compromising on quality