Architectural Design

Create a space that is as unique as you are

About Our Architectural Design Services

At Waverley Bespoke Builders, we understand that extending or improving your home can be a stressful and time-consuming process. That’s why we offer a comprehensive architectural design and build service that takes care of everything, leaving you free to focus on the other important things in your life.

Drawing on our extensive architectural design experience, we specialise in single-storey and double-storey extensions, kitchen extensions, loft conversions, and new builds. Our talented team have been associated with Waverley for many years, and we offer complete bespoke service.

What makes us different to traditional architects and builders is that we can provide a tailored, bespoke architectural service that delivers outstanding designs which we know will work from a building standpoint. We start with a consultation visit where we explore your thoughts and ideas in full, discussing what you’re looking to achieve, how the finished project should function, and your preferences, and address any concerns, whether related to time frame, cost or sustainability.

Our office is based in Farnham, providing us with a perfect corridor to offer an architectural residential design service to clients in Farnham, Guildford, Surrey, Sussex, Hampshire and surrounding areas. 

At Waverley Bespoke Builders, we are committed to delivering exceptional results and outstanding customer service. Get in touch with us today to book your initial consultation visit and take the first step towards creating your dream home.


Frequently Asked Questions

What are building regulations?

Building regulations are a set of legal requirements that ensure that any building work meets certain safety, health, and environmental standards. At Waverley, we have a team of experts who understand these regulations and are committed to ensuring that all our building work meets or exceeds these standards. We have developed a rigorous quality control process that includes regular inspections and testing to ensure that every aspect of our work meets building regulation requirements.

How do I apply for building regulation approval?

Applying for building regulation approval can be a complex process, but we are here to help. We can guide you through the process and ensure that all the necessary documentation and drawings are submitted to the relevant authorities in a timely and efficient manner. We will also liaise with the building control officer throughout the process to ensure that any issues are resolved quickly and that the project stays on track.

What is planning permission?

Planning permission is a legal requirement for certain types of building work. It ensures that the proposed work is in line with local planning policies and regulations. At Waverley, we have extensive experience in working with planning authorities and can advise you on whether planning permission is required for your project. We can also assist you in preparing and submitting planning applications and can liaise with the planning officer throughout the process.

How do I apply for planning permission?

Applying for planning permission can be a complex and time-consuming process, but we are here to help. We can advise you on the information that needs to be included in your planning application and can prepare and submit the application on your behalf. We will also liaise with the planning officer throughout the process to ensure that any issues are resolved quickly and that the project stays on track.

What is permitted development?

Permitted development is a set of building works that can be carried out without the need for planning permission. These works are subject to certain restrictions and limitations, and we can advise you on what works can be carried out under permitted development. We can also ensure that any works carried out under permitted development meet the necessary standards and regulations.

Why choose Waverley?

At Waverley, we are committed to delivering the highest quality building work while providing a truly bespoke service that meets the unique needs and requirements of each client. We take pride in our attention to detail and our commitment to delivering projects on time and within budget. We have a team of highly skilled and experienced craftsmen who are dedicated to achieving the highest standards of workmanship.

What happens? How does the process work?

We understand that every project is different, and we work closely with our clients to ensure that their individual needs and requirements are met. Our process begins with an initial consultation to discuss your project and your vision for the finished work. We then prepare detailed designs and costings and work with you to refine the design until it meets your requirements. Once the design is finalized, we begin the construction process, keeping you informed of progress every step of the way.

What is sustainable building?

Sustainable building is the practice of designing and constructing buildings in a way that minimizes their impact on the environment and maximizes their energy efficiency. At Waverley, we are committed to sustainable building practices and incorporate sustainable materials and techniques into all our building work. We also work closely with our clients to identify opportunities for energy efficiency and sustainability throughout the design process.