Tim Richards, Partner 

BA Dip Arch RIBA

Tim is a qualified architect with 30 years’ experience working in both the architectural and residential development fields. He is ARB and RIBA registered.

His interests are predominantly in residential design having spent over 20 years with PRP Architects delivering architectural design projects for housing developers and private clients as director of the Surrey studio. Past projects range from large scale masterplans through new estate housing and regeneration to bespoke house designs. He is experienced in education projects having completed a range of school expansion projects.

Tim has worked in the housing development field for Fairview New Homes and for Countryside Properties, working with leading design professionals to deliver designs for major projects across London and the South East of England.

In founding Tim Richards Architects, Tim brings together his experience of design and
development to create inspirational and sensitive architecture of elegant quality with deliverable robust building design.

Tim Richards Architects is a friendly and creative architectural practice, committed to producing beautiful and environmentally conscious buildings. We have extensive experience in the design and delivery of both large and small, domestic, residential and education projects. Our expertise covers new-build projects and the re-modelling and extension of existing buildings in sensitive locations.

Based in Surrey, we are a fully qualified, RIBA chartered practice that offers comprehensive architectural services from conception to completion.

We combine all aspects of design into our projects; balancing materials, orientation, energy efficiency and environmental impact, we aim to be as sensitive as possible. Our carefully considered approach to architecture results in buildings and interior spaces that are simple, straightforward and elegant.





Building Projects

New Builds





Planning and Surveying

Assets Assessment

Master Planning

Feasibility Studies

Statutory Approval Applications

Design and Consultancy

Construction Drawings

Project Management

Principal Designer Role (CDM)

Interior Design

Landscape Design

Design Consultancy



Conservation Area Expertise


Our Approach

We take pride in the personal approach we offer our clients, listening and adapting to help them achieve their visions.

We aim to deliver well considered, inspirational designs. Every detail of every project offers an exciting opportunity to surpass our clients’ expectations. We want the buildings and places we create to lift the human spirit, enhance daily life and reveal the joy in architecture.

Our designs are about light and space and about views and gardens; efficiency and flexibility; good quality materials and an elegant finish. We strive to create homes people will love and places where they want to live.



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