Chartered Building Surveyors & Architectural Consultants

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How can we help?

GOLDINGS are an independent practice of Chartered Building Surveyors and Chartered Architectural Technologists based in the heart of the Cotswolds, operating in Cirencester, Gloucestershire, Oxfordshire and Wiltshire for over 35 years.

We have a vast range of experience in all aspects of architectural services including: Building Design, Passive House Design, Low-Energy Retrofit, Building Conservation, Planning, Building Regulations, Surveys, Remedial Works & Project Management spanning New Builds, Extensions, Renovations and Listed Buildings in both the Residential & Commercial sectors.

Our Services

Architectural Services

GOLDINGS have been providing architectural services, specialising in the Cotswold vernacular, for over 35 years.

Architectural Design & Planning GOLDINGS offer complete end-to-end Design, Specification, Planning & Project Co-ordination, or are equally happy to get involved in specific aspects depending upon your requirements

  • New Builds
  • Extensions & Alterations
  • Residential & Commercial
  • Planning Applications
  • Building Regulations
  • Project Management
  • Detailed Design Specification
  • Tendering & Contractor Selection
  • Feasibility Studies
  • Services tailored to meet your requirements

Passive House Design & Low-Energy Retrofit GOLDINGS are Certified Passive House Designers, with Passive House (or Passivhaus) being a standard and scientific design tool that achieves exceptionally comfortable and healthy living and working conditions, combined with low energy demand and minimal carbon emissions - all the while working with both new and retrofited buildings

  • Passive House Design
  • Low-Energy Design & Retrofit
  • Residential & Commercial
  • Services tailored to meet your requirements

Listed Buildings, Conservation & Restoration GOLDINGS have many years experience of working on Listed Buildings. Whether you want to undertake minor or more extensive works, we will be able to advise you on achieving the best end result whilst minimising the impact on the building

  • Specialist Listed Building Experience
  • Listed Building Applications
  • Remedial Works
  • Extensions & Alterations

Project Management GOLDINGS can provide end-to-end Project Management: appointing contractors, administering contracts & budgets, to help see your project through to fruition

  • Contract Administration
  • Tendering & Contractor Selection
  • Site Visits & Inspections
  • Budget Administration
  • Day-to-day Management
  • Manage changing requirements

Building Surveying Services

Our Chartered Building Surveyors have a vast range of experience on all types and ages of structures

Building Surveys GOLDINGS will undertake Building Surveys on any type and age of property and will additionally be able to assist with improvements from minor repairs to complete renovations

  • Provision of Building Survey reports summarising key issues / defects
  • Specialisation in historic and listed buildings
  • Tailored surveys to match specific requirements
  • Subsequent advice, indication of cost for any remedial works
  • Additional Architectural assistance with any improvements – repairs, extensions, remodelling or renovations
  • Annual Maintenance Inspections

Problem Advice GOLDINGS can provide advice on a wide range of building problems and building related aspects

  • Building Problems & Defects
  • Retrospective Planning or Building Regulations
  • General Building Related Advice

About us

35 Years

GOLDINGS are a family run business operating for over 35 years.

Our team of Chartered Building Surveyors and Architectural Designers specialise in the Cotswold vernacular and offer a friendly, personal, and professional service, tailored to your needs.

GOLDINGS have vast experience in, amongst others: design, construction, building regulations, planning, project management, historic & listed buildings and building patohology and are comfortable working on all forms of project: big or small, new build or simply a smaller extension/remodelling, acting on your behalf for part of, or end-to-end, for your project.

Our Chartered Building Surveyors can produce Building Survey reports if you are buying your new home or are concerned with, or have problems with, building defects.

Contact Us

Please contact GOLDINGS for a friendly chat to discuss how we can best help you.

01285 654975

High Gables