Founded in 2011, Peter Wells Architects is an architectural practice based in Suffolk. Starting out as a one man outfit, the company has grown in size over the years. Currently, the practice is a collection of nine architects, technicians, architectural assistants and business support staff.

At Peter Wells Architects, we undertake projects at any point in their timeline. We are renowned for our award winning designs, efficient and honest project management, and superb track record in securing planning permission.

Our Values


We ensure we have the greatest understanding of our clients needs and aspirations, working with you to realise your dream space. Projects are a process, one of conversation, collaboration, and refinement.


Our expansive experience in the East of England and historic buildings means that we are perfectly positioned to advise you. We’re honest and driven to find creative solutions to viability issues.


We believe architecture should benefit the community and the environment. We are committed to creating spaces that contribute to a greener world and respond imaginatively to the context of the site.


An architectural project doesn’t just add value to property, it improves the quality of life. We strive for all projects we work on to be transformative for our clients and surrounding spaces.


It’s best not to over complicate things. The advice we give is transparent, pragmatic, and straightforward. This is translated in our designs which create an inspiring place to work and live.

Our Services


As an architectural practice, our focus is on designing fantastic spaces. These spaces are design forward and award winning, all whilst fulfilling our client specifications.


With over thirty years experience, we have established relationships with planning authorities in East Anglia. We are renowned for our track record in securing planning permission, even for the most unusual projects.

Project Management

We are committed to completing our projects and are able to pick a design up at any stage. We are experienced in pulling together several working partners, from ecologists to rural land tax advisors.


We offer advice and consultation on your project. We specialise in planning permission’s and the viability of proposals. Our team also have specialist experience in barn conversions and historical buildings. We always advise with sustainability in mind.