About us

Lewis Critchley : architect

BA(Hons) DipArch RIBA

Lewis Critchley is an RIBA Chartered Architect and Founding Director of Lewis Critchley Architects and committed to creating bespoke, contemporary, well crafted architecture which is inspired by its context and informed by the clients brief. With twenty years of experience working in the architectural industry, Lewis steers the overarching design vision for the practice and is renowned for creating bespoke, contemporary architecture.

Lewis is highly experienced in all aspects of the design, procurement and delivery of building projects. Lewis is a highly motivated professional and skilled contributor to numerous project types in all project development phases, from initial design to construction documentation. Lewis is a progressive architect combining creativity and the ability to express ideas through a wide range of media.

Lewis works hard to ensure that projects are well-designed, functional, safe and economical. He communicates clearly with clients to ensure the project designs match their needs. He is passionate about the practice of architecture, respects the importance of technological and contextual research in the investigation of architecture, and works hard to ensure research informs his work suitably.

Lewis has an eye for detail and accuracy and is highly regarded by all clients and contractors who have worked with him. He has gained experience working for several large and small practices in the residential, commercial, and education sectors across the UK.

David Lees : architect/consultant

BA(Hons) DipArch RIBA

David Lees is an RIBA Chartered Architect and principle consultant with the practice. David is Multiple award winning architect. Left the University of Sheffield with a distinguished academic record, gaining both the final year prize and a first in the RIBA National Student Prize (Silver Medal).
Continuing to bring an intellectual rigor to both his own and collaborative projects.

Lewis is at the top of his game. Very creative with his ideas and a great project manager too.

Michael Charnley-Heaton

We have found Lewis very approachable and always there on the end of an email/phone when needed . Some of Lewis designs / ideas which we weren’t going to go with , we are so glad we followed his lead definitely has an eye for design. Would definitely use again on another project.

Julie Wheeler

They truly have a gift for transforming spaces into something extraordinary. I highly recommend this architect for anyone looking to bring their architectural dreams to life.

Huw Thomas
Minsterworth New Builds
Pamington new build