Welcome to Crayon Architecture & Design

Contemporary conversions, extensions and new builds in the South West


Crayon Architecture & Design is a Plymouth based partnership formed in 2010 by Daniel Atkins and Andrea Atkins. 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.

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This beautiful semi-detached rural cottage is in the Feock area of Cornwall. Crayon propose extending and altering the existing property to provide an additional 2 bedrooms, garden room and double garage. The site is particularly sensitive due to bats roosting in the roof space, and part of the garden being in a flood risk area.

Crayon design self-build house

21st September 2016

Crayon has submitted a planning application for a detached self-build house in Elburton, Plymouth, to be constructed using timber frame. Features include a double-height sitting room and dining area, with a bridge link to the first floor bedrooms

wembury detached property extend and remodel

Crayon has been commissioned to extend and remodel this detached property in Wembury. Plans include a new kitchen dining space, utility room, entrance porch, and master bedroom with en-suite. Look out for future updates on project progress.