Ask an Architect - Saturday 18th September

Russell Gray – MIME Architects

  • Specialists in Planning Consultancy & Strategy; Architectural services from concept to completion.
  • Proven track record in achieving successful planning applications in National Parks, Areas of Outstanding Beauty, Listed Buildings (Grade II & II*) and sites with unsuccessful planning histories.
  • Creative solutions for sensitive locations, difficult urban and heavily constrained sites.

MIME is a ‘young’ company but Russell has 25 years of experience of working in architecture in the South / Southwest of England, including community, education & hospitality sectors, but the majority of experience is within the residential sector. This includes one off private houses, social housing, bespoke interior fit outs of London Townhouses and apartments, contemporary extensions to listed buildings and self build, both in the UK and overseas.

MIME’s current workload includes Planning Consultancy, housing for a Community Land Trust, a self build Barn Conversion, a Zero Carbon home and a "Paragraph 79" House. These are within Devon, Somerset, Cotswolds & Gloucestershire. We also do larger domestic extensions (£170k upwards), 

Russell is a Chartered Architect and the Director at MIME, an RIBA Chartered Practice.


Allister Godfrey - Allister Godfrey Architects

Allister is a Chartered Architect with over twenty years of experience in all aspects of residential design. He listens carefully, learning how you use your home and what you hope it will become, being mindful of your circumstances and ensuring your budget is not exceeded. Every project receives care and commitment regardless of size, whether it is a modest living extension, a complete transformation or a sensitive re-working of a heritage asset. He will help to create spaces you will love to live in.


MJH Architects - Mark Harris

We are a Hampshire-based architectural practice covering the Southern counties, providing high quality design solutions and project management for the residential sector.

We provide full architectural support across all stages of your project, starting from feasibility and concept designs through to onsite completion. We can tailor our services to meet your requirements for each stage of your project. We bring our expertise to create unique high-quality designs that can transform lives and unlock hidden value. 

The practice is run by Mark and Kate Harris. Our principle is to exceed our client’s expectations for every project. Whether it is a new build one-off dream house or an extension and renovation project, this principle remains the same. Every project is unique and we pride ourselves on being able to provide you with solutions you may not have considered.

We are a RIBA Chartered Practice and we adhere to the highest quality standards of service and design.


All sessions must be booked in advance.

Please email or call on 0345 223 4455 to arrange your booking.

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