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


Set a matter of metres from the picturesque beach at Kingsand in Cornwall, Crayon have been instructed to provide designs to convert a former storage building into a residential cottage. Thought to date back to the mid-eighteenth century, the original stone structure will be enhanced with a timber framed extension at the rear. Since internal floor area is limited, Crayon will… Read More >

Proposed Elevations

Plymouth based firm WGP Maintenance have been chosen to undertake remodelling work at a domestic property in the Plympton area of Plymouth. The scheme incorporates a new natural slate roof, thermally upgraded external walls, aluminium rainwater goods and a contemporary entrance canopy in steel. An extra wide solid oak entrance door is proposed, flanked by full-height fixed sidelights… Read More >

New Website Launched

18th August 2014
Big Bang 2011-14

We are very excited here at Crayon, to finally launch our new website! It has been nearly a year in the making and we would like to thank Matt Fryer from ‘wedesignfor.com’ for all his hard work and help getting us to this stage. This has been our first re-design in 3 1/2years and we… Read More >