Inkpen Downie is a chartered architects practice based in Colchester, Essex consisting of Architects and Interior Designers who work with new, existing and historic buildings. The Directors are Ben Downie BArch (Liverpool) MSc RIBA and Interior Designer John Inkpen LDAD, who have built the business on a strong foundation of knowledge and expertise, which underpins the working practice of the entire team.
At Inkpen Downie we offer a fresh, open and efficient approach to design and are committed to achieving excellence through quality. We are passionate about buildings, the people and the materials that we work with, we are dedicated to finding accessible, long term and sustainable design solutions for all.
As architects and designers we believe that good design improves quality of life at no additional cost. We can complement our in house skillset with those of a team of external consultants from whom we can help the client select according to the needs of the project. We are able to bring a variety of appropriate skills to each project, including;
Architecture - Interior Design - Green Building Techniques - Energy Consultancy - Historic Building Consultancy - BIM - Building Regulations