About

Wilde Architects specialises in design-led development | adding value to buildings and spaces. We are a dynamic, design-led studio, offering innovative and creative architectural services driven by methodological design.

We are pro-active, commercially minded and reliable, and invest in:

  • Training, research and development.
  • Increased productivity and efficiency through BIM.
  • Quality management and programming.

Design Philosophy

PLACE – We believe in quality, collaborative and intellectual design, grounded in P.L.A.C.E;
Planning | Landscape | Architecture | Conservation | Engineering
We seek to front-load design development and increase local public engagement.

FORM – We believe in simple and elegant forms which respond to the brief and context of a site.
We seek to stretch the imagination of clients and deliver interesting, innovative and creative designs.

FUTURE – We create living architecture to build existing and future communities, to create better connections, to increase quality of life and make better places for people to live, work and play within. We create architecture which is sustainable and looks great, using quality detailing to support longevity, laying the foundations for a low-carbon future, future heritage and legacy.

SCALE – We are focused on designing for the human scale, for human interpretation, interaction and experience.

Capabilities

Wilde Architects offer full architectural services (RIBA Stages 0-7) tailored to the needs of each project and client.

We are flexible to work across all sectors and have specialist knowledge and experience in:

Housing – from refurbishments and extensions to new build dwellings. Off-site and PassivHaus design.
Masterplanning – from small housing developments to large areas of urban design.
Education – including new schools for children with Autism Spectrum Disorder, SEN Schools, ‘Free Schools’ and Academies to advanced Learn Labs and Higher-Education facilities.
Care – from retirement villages and residencies to new hospital facilities.
Leisure – from refurbishments and extensions to new build centres.
Commercial – office fit-outs, extensions, branding and external works.
Retail – Fit-out, interior design and extensions of retail stores; new entrances, back-of house and delivery bays.

Multi-disciplinary | Engineering & Analysis

We work in conjunction with the Wilde Engineering Group to offer a multi-disciplinary design service, including:
> structural engineering
> civil engineering
> pedestrian comfort analysis
> wind flow analysis

Charges

For surveys and architectural services (RIBA Stages 0-7):

£70/ hour – Director/ Associate
£60/ hour – Project Architect
£50/ hour – Architectural Assistant/ Technologist

£60/ hour – Project Manager/ Principal Designer

VAT exemptions include some new-builds and conversions.
Wilde Architects VAT Registration Number: 267641087