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


Commencement of building works at a detached property in Plymouth coincided with fine weather. Due for completion in mid-November, a series of internal and external alterations will transform the private dwelling through use of high quality contemporary materials and sophisticated lighting. Retrospective insulation to the roof space and external walls will also significantly reduce annual fuel bills… Read More >

Community garden takes shape

22nd September 2014

Bespoke pre-cast concrete planters have been craned into place in the latest phase of construction work at Morley Court, Plymouth. The sculptural pieces, fabricated by local firm Sterling Services, will contain plants, shrubs and wild flowers. Standalone planters containing fruit trees will also be integrated with hardwood bench seating for year round enjoyment of the flora and… Read More >


Crayon are currently exploring a range of options to develop a vacant site in this Plymouth waterfront suburb. Initial proposals have focussed on residential uses, with a new building and private gardens. The indicative materials palette is a natural slate roof, rubble stone, render and timber clad external walls, powder-coated aluminium windows and doors. The local… Read More >