The Studio

HG2 is an architectural practice based in Harrogate with an experienced team of architects who deliver a highly personal, creative and professional service.

Our teams approach every project with dedication and enthusiasm and are committed to producing innovative solutions to every design challenge in order to maximise added value for our clients.

Our philosophy is driven by a desire to enhance our local environment, making the most of what’s on our door step. We design buildings that have a strong relationship to their surrounding context: aesthetically, environmentally and spatially.


The Team




Founding director of HG2 Architects and RIBA Chartered Architect James has significant experience of working on domestic, residential and commercial projects.

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Peter is a qualified architectural technologist . Peter gained valuable experience working for architects and housing developers before joining HG2 Architects. His skills have been vital in developing the new practice.

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Lloyd is a highly skilled and experienced 3D Visualizer and architectural designer. He has extensive knowledge on park homes, holiday lodges and modular design.

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We invest time building strong relationships with our clients. This allows us to gain an understanding of how they live and work so that we can design buildings that meet their unique and individual requirements.

Our design process is not about imposing an architectural style on a project but is instead driven by the constraints of the site and the lifestyles and attitudes of our clients. This approach allows us to create unique buildings which respond to their users and surroundings.

We pride ourselves on our flexibility, genuine approachability and dedication to every project no matter what the brief or budget.


Our commitment to good design and dedication to producing exciting and inspirational buildings is driven by a passion for creativity, innovation and problem solving.

We work in a range of media from hand drawn sketches to 3D computer images and physical models. This helps us to engage with our clients whilst allowing us to develop design concepts efficiently in order to guarantee a great value service.

Our goal is to deliver the highest quality design service in order to create buildings which exceed the expectations of our clients.


We are bound by the Codes of Professional Conduct of both the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) and the Architects Registration Board (ARB) and offer a highly professional service.

The guidelines of the Codes of Professional Conduct are in place to protect the interests of our clients and to ensure that we act with professional integrity at all times;

are honest and trustworthy; and carry out our work professionally and competently.

We provide our clients with great value for money and maximise the return on their investment by delivering a service that is professional, personal and creative.