Welcome to R A Design

As a CIAT Chartered Practice we are committed to ensuring high standards are maintained throughout the practice assuring you of our quality, design excellence and service. Inline with this status we have adopted internal policies and procedures to ensure that all of our activities are undertaken safely and efficiently. We are committed to continuing professional development and maintain professional indemnity insurance. We are passionate about delivering bespoke architecture. with a high level of service. Whether your project is a renovation and reimagination of your current space, a new home or a site development, we are committed to ensuring your vision is at the very core of everything we do. We take pride in ensuring we understand what makes your house a home by getting to know your aspirations. Our full-service approach allows us to be by your side on every step of the journey from understanding your vision to sharing a glass of champagne in your new completed dream home and everything in-between.


We can carry out measured surveys, levelled surveys and can arrange for topographical surveys, structural surveys and condition surveys to be carried out for you through our partnered consultants.

Building Regulations

All detailed drawings required to provide you with a Building Regulation approval. We are partnered with Cornwall Council and also work with an independent Building Control Company.


We can provide Design SAP calculations and PEA (Predicted Energy Assessments) for all new build dwellings and conversions through our partner company. We will also provide you with an EPC certificate on completion.

Sketch Designs

After our free consultation and once instructed we would supply you with some initial CAD sketch designs in line with your brief. These sketches would be presented to you and can be amended as needed.

Working Drawings / Tender

This will involve construction detailing, schedules & specifications which would then be sent to out to selected contractors. We also work closely with Quantity Surveyors to help with budgeting where required.

3D sketch & visualisation

3D CAD modelling can help you visualise your project.

Planning Applications

Plans, Elevations, Site Plans, Design & Access Statement, Application forms. We will also organise any external consultancy services that may be required. We are also Accredited Agents of Cornwall Council.


We can oversee your project on site and act as Contract Administrators. R A Design can also offer CML/PCC certificate’s on all new build and conversion projects please visit the links below for more details.