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


Crayon has been commissioned to provide designs for a rear extension to a private dwelling in the Mannamead area of Plymouth. The additional space will incorporate a large kitchen / breakfast room leading to a sheltered terrace overlooking the beautiful rear garden to the south. Internal alterations will create a new utility area and family room.


Leading independent south west jewellers Drakes have released a visualisation of their proposed new retail outlet in Drake Circus Shopping Centre. Crayon has been developing designs since December 2013, and the new store is scheduled to open in November 2014. Spanning over 4 units, the store will contain fantastic collections from Swarovski, Clogau and Thomas Sabo as well… Read More >


Alterations to provide improved access and private amenity space have commenced at flats in Devonport, Plymouth. The project – to be undertaken by GMR Building Services Ltd – will incorporate a raised external terrace with soft landscaping and bench seating.