29 Sterling Road, Castleham, St Leonards-on-Sea, TN38 9NP
01424 851 005
Creating intelligent and sympathetic designs. Our team are

WHY US

WHY US

Beautiful designs

Trust Baker Architectural to realise your vision and create stunning homes and commercial spaces.

Personal service

Get to know and trust our professional team of experts.

Proven track record

Decades of successful and diverse projects delivered to happy clients.

Our history

Formed in January 2011 Baker Architectural is a multi disciplined, modern Architectural practice and is based on the south coast of England in the seaside town of St Leonards on Sea. Our area of work stretches from the coast to North London and beyond.

Our ethos and motivation is clear: to combine pure, fluid and practical design concepts with strong and reliable construction technology. We aim to make our clients dreams and vision a reality.

Award winning Chartered Architect Bernard Baker and associate Paul Makwiramiti provide between them, 45 years of private and 11 years of public sector experience. They lead the practice’s Architectural Design matters.

Talented Architectural Technologist Andrew Baker is much respected by business associates and clients alike. He provides Baker Architectural Ltd’s construction technology and is qualified Member of the Chartered Institute of Architectural Technicians (CIAT) and is also a member of the Chartered Institute of Building (CIB).

Mie Shirakashi is an experienced qualified Japanese Architect working for us along with Peter Catt who is a qualified Architectural Technologist with considerable construction knowledge.

We cover all areas of design from residential, specialising in new build, to commercial, social residential works, specialist health care & conservation projects. We pride ourselves on being able to offer a range of services tailored to meet any brief. We enjoy the challenges that each new brief can bring whilst establishing a good and friendly working relationship with each of our clients. 

Why clients choose Baker Architectural

As a small firm we can offer a truly personal 'hands on' service, backed by decades of proven experience, bringing projects of all sizes to fruition with the minimum of fuss.

  • Competitive Pricing
  • Proven Experience
  • Quality Client Service
  • Award Winning Results

Our Team

Bernard Baker, RIBA, RMaPS

Bernard Baker, RIBA, RMaPS

Chartered Architect, CDM Coordinator

Bernard is an award winning Chartered Architect and member of the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA). He is also a registered CDM coordinator and a member of the Association of Project Safety. Bernard has over 30 years experience in the industry and is experienced in all aspects of Architecture, including residential, commercial, heritage and health care.

Andrew Baker, TCIAT, ACIOB

Andrew Baker, TCIAT, ACIOB

Lead Architectural Technologist

Andrew is a Chartered Architectural Technologist and full member of the Chartered Institute of Architectural Technologists. He is also an associate member of the Chartered Institute of Building. Highly regarded within his field Andrew has over 10 years experience in construction. Andrew is also a director and leads the technical department.

Catherine Baker

Catherine Baker

Practice Manager

Catherine undertakes the administrative procedures of the practice and looks after Human Resources and professional registrations. She is a professionally qualified secretary and ensures the practice runs smoothly day to day.

Peter Catt

Peter Catt

Architectural Technologist

Peter is an associate Architectural Technician to Baker Architectural and provides technical building support to the practices projects. Peter has worked alongside Bernard and Andrew for over 12 years. He joins the practice design team after taking time out to progress design and build projects.

Paul Makwiramiti

Paul Makwiramiti

Part Three Architect

Paul is a RIBA Part Three Architect and associate Architect to Baker Architectural. He is award winning and formed part of the design team with Bernard on the award winning classical garden restoration in Burtons’ St Leonards. Paul has worked with the Baker family for over 10 years and continues to provide a positive influence on the practice.

Mie Shirakashi

Mie Shirakashi

Chartered Architect

Mie is a Japanese Architect, she provides the practice with drawing support from her home in Japan. Her location enables the practice to operate an effective 24 hours a day and has proven to be invaluable on time precious projects.

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