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Welcome to Chetham Architecture Design (CAD).

Chetham Architecture Design is an award winning Architects practice based in Arnside, on the edge of the Lake District. CAD can provide the full range of architectural services from conception through to completion.

Services include: Measured Surveys, Planning Applications, Listed Building Consent, Building Regulations, Tender Action and Contract Administration.

Chetham Architecture Design is experienced in local planning issues and has an established working relationship with Planning and Building Control officers. CAD takes a personal approach to every commission and clients are guided through each stage of the building process. Initial consultation and advice is free of charge on all projects, without obligation.

Chetham Architecture Design has a diverse portfolio of work including extensions, alterations and conversions of buildings throughout Cumbria, Lancashire and the Lake District. CAD specialises in bespoke solutions for private clients who want to improve the quality and value of their current property.

In 2012 'Overbeck Cottage' was awarded the Leslie Johnson Trophy by Ambleside Civic Trust, and in 2016 'Hill House' in Brigsteer was Commended by CIAT in The Alan King Award. Chetham Architecture Design was voted Best Architects for Conversions & Internal Alterations 2016 and Best Architectural Design Practice NW England 2018 in the annual Build Architecture Awards. In 2018 CAD was voted Best for Customer Service on Houzz and was awarded Boutique Architecture Firm of the Year UK in the LTG Lifestyle Awards.


Alan King Award
Houzz Award
Build Award 2018
LTG Lifestyle Award
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