Welcome to Crayon Architecture & Design

Contemporary conversions, extensions and new builds in the West Country


Crayon Architecture & Design is a Plymouth based partnership formed in 2010 by Daniel Atkins and Andrea Galley. Both partners are registered architects and have excellent experience in all stages of building design – from initial conception to completion.

With a range of exciting schemes throughout Devon and Cornwall, Crayon provides a bespoke service tailored to suit each individual project. Crayon strives to create contemporary architecture that responds to the surrounding context, fulfills the client’s requirements and surpasses their expectations.

Latest News


Alterations to the external fabric of a quaint domestic cottage in Kingsand, Cornwall will improve access and visual links to the rear garden. Construction work is expected to commence in Spring 2015, subject to appropriate consents.


The project will provide much needed private amenity space for tenants occupying sheltered housing in Plymouth. The temporary over-roof will ensure building work can continue during inclement weather; very wise in this part of the world at this time of year!

Kindsand extension underway

8th December 2014

The conversion of a former storage building to residential accommodation is underway in the Rame Peninsula, Cornwall. Located in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and Conservation Area, the tightly confined site has demanded careful consideration of space. Orientation and massing of the timber framed extension have also played a key role, due to the… Read More >