Richard Dawson, chartered architect based in Bingley, West Yorkshire, providing architectural services and project management.

About Us


“It’s a great pleasure to work with an architect who makes such an active commitment to energy conservation in his designs and whose understanding of good proportions and careful detailing results in such attractive buildings” – Raphael Skerratt

R Dawson ArchitectRichard, a chartered RIBA architect, established R Dawson Architect in 2002.

Since then, his practical approach and attention to detail have consistently given clients exciting and high quality results.

Experience and enthusiasm

Combining quality with dedication and enthusiasm, Richard draws on his wide range of experience. He’s worked on many individual domestic and commercial projects for private clients as well as multi-million pound urban regeneration schemes.

Green and energy efficient design

A longstanding passion for “green” architecture and wide knowledge of sustainability issues help Richard create warm and energy efficient buildings with low running costs.

R Dawson Architect Richard has enjoyed considerable success working with clients who want retrofits and refurbishments. These include listed properties and homes in conservation areas. He regularly works with other specialists and contractors to co-ordinate energy assessments and ensure compliance with thermal standards.

Life-time homes

Richard also has experience in designing for disability and life-time homes criteria. He’s a member of the Access Association. So, he can provide an Access Consultancy service for building owners and managers who want to improve their built environment in line with the Equality Act 2010.