Our Studio

Andrew Hughes Architects Ltd was formed in 2003 in the town of Ipswich. Much of our work has been across Suffolk and East Anglia. The practice is steadily expanding and over recent years has achieved RIBA Suffolk Design Awards in both 2019 and 2020. Tinkers Barn was the RIBA winner of 2019. In 2020, Stables House received a commendation and Robins was Highly Commended.

Our Team:

Andrew Hughes – Director, RIBA Chartered Architect

Amy Blake – Architect, ARB Registered Architect

Lara Bettencourt-Gomes – Architectural Assistant

Bethany Elmer – Part 2 Architectural Assistant

Barbara Ann Spencer – Senior Designer


-British Homes Awards 2023 – Shortlisted Best Development for Berners Yard

-RIBA Suffolk Design Awards 2020 – Highly Commended for Robins

-RIBA Suffolk Design Awards 2020 – Commended for Stables

-RIBA Suffolk Design Awards 2019 – Winner for Tinkers Barn

-RICS 2016 (East Of England) – Best Residential Project

-Building Excellence Award – Highly Commended Best Residential Conversion