About

Phoenix Architecture and Planning is the only dually Chartered Practice in the Region (RIBA & RTPI).  We provide a ‘one-stop-shop’ for all planning, construction design and procurement requirements.  Operating from studios in Carlisle City centre for the last 30 years we provide a full range of services throughout the Region and beyond, with particular expertise in:
·         Building conservation – both works to listed buildings and the integration of contemporary design in historic urban settings
·         Residential – newbuild, remodelling and conversions
·         Health sector – medical and dental surgeries
·         Planning applications, appeals,  and 3rd party advocacy
·         Support and representations in Alternative Dispute Resolution for construction employers and contractors
·         Expert witness services to lawyers and individuals for construction failures and contract disputes
The Practice Philosophy underlines the adage “build in haste – repent at leisure” as building construction can be expensive maximum value, enjoyment and function are only returned with adequate advanced planning and the thorough evaluation of design options.  The Practice can assist with all aspects of ‘future-proofing’ and work with our clients to develop their design ideas and requirements to create a suitable brief to ensure their project will be cost effective and deliver the maximum opportunity from its budget.