Based in the beautiful historical city of York, and established in 1988 as Fining Associates, we have become one of the finest contemporary architects in Yorkshire.

RIBA registered, we are a professional and practical architectural practice who specialise in many architectural and building related disciplines. Our portfolio includes traditional architect designs as well as modern contemporary architecture for both residential and commercial projects.

Having extensive experience in many areas of architectural design we are certainly well placed to provide award winning design solutions, whether it is a modern new build, an extension or the renovation of a listed building in a conservation area.

You may require a full service from inception to completion including working out a brief, surveying the property, design concepts, planning and building regulations drawings and keeping a watchful eye on the builder.

What ever your needs we can tailor them to your personnel requirements and produce the property of your dreams or develop the most out of your site and building.

We maintain a close personal working relationship with our clients, providing a sustainable quality design giving you a first class service that you can rely on.

We are an award winning Architectural practice whose diverse range of experience is testament to the accolades and recognition we have received.

RICS Award Winner (Yorkshire and Humberside) 2015

Winner of the York Design Awards 2013

Winner of the York Design Awards 2009

Ripon Conservation Award 2008