As leading York Architects established in 1988, we specialize in contemporary and traditional architectural design for residential and commercial projects.

Our RIBA-registered practice offers professional and practical solutions, with a portfolio showcasing award-winning designs.

Our extensive experience in various areas of architectural design allows us to provide exceptional solutions, whether it’s a modern new build, an extension or the renovation of a listed building in a conservation area.

At Fining Associates, we are a team of skilled and experienced York Architects with a broad range of abilities covering all aspects of architectural practice, from inception to completion. Each project is unique, and we pride ourselves on our competitive fees for the high-quality work we produce.

By drawing on our expertise in technical detailing, conservation practice, and sustainable design to create architecture that is well-considered, aesthetic, and within your budget.

Our main goal is to design and bring your vision to life – we want you to be proud of the finished outcome, and we will work closely with you to make that dream a reality. As a client, you will receive the best possible attention to detail, attentive customer care, and innovative, high-quality architectural solutions.

We understand that every building project is unique, and that’s why we offer a flexible approach to our services. We can tailor our services to suit your specific needs,

We maintain a close and personal working relationship with our clients to ensure that you receive a first-class, reliable, and communicative service that you can trust.”

We are an award winning architectural practice and our diverse range of industry experience is testament to the accolades and recognition we have received

Ripon Conservation Award 2008

Winner of the York Design Awards 2009

Winner of the York Design Awards 2013

RICS Award Winner (Yorkshire and Humberside) 2015

LABC Building Excellence Award 2022

Winner of the York Design Award 2023

Winner of the The York Press People’s Choice York Design Award 2023

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