Contemporary extensions and new build homes across North Devon

Our experienced architects can support you from design inception through to completing your build when it comes to creating your dream home or adding an contemporary extension in North Devon. We have an excellent reputation for contemporary design, working within the constraints of your site and budget. In truth, we love to push thinking when it comes to new builds and property extensions across the South West.

As a RIBA chartered design studio, we’re best placed to advise you on how to make your dreams become reality. Understanding how you want to use the space is core to our design approach and something we focus upon during design development. In addition, we look to work with you throughout the process and hope to challenge any pre-conceptions to ensure we find the right solution for you and the life you want your home to enable.

We will work with you to:

Develop the design brief

Establish the viability of development

Undertake surveys

Concept design

Prepare planning applications

Develop detailed building regulations

Tender and construction packages

Manage the build on-site

We are continually evolving to ensure that our work is at the cutting edge of contemporary design. Futhermore, due to the constantly developing range of materials available and ever changing design ideas, the field of contemporary architecture has never been more exciting.

Well planned extensions to add space and a new dimension to your home

Remodelling your current property by adding an extension will breathe new life into your family home. Furthermore, choosing to work with OCR Architecture will see you supported by our passionate team who will make the task far less daunting.

We’ll work with you to plan and design your:

Single, double or multi-storey extension

Wrap around home extension

Rear extension


Contemporary house extensions in North Devon

Regardless of your home’s style, contemporary extensions can add the wow factor. Make the most of living in the South West by working with our team of contemporary architects to:

Add an additional storey or a ground floor extension to dramatically change your home and provide a more flexible living for you and your family

Bring the outside in with a sunroom, or multi-purpose garden extension. Both can offer the ultimate flexible living space, whilst increasing natural daylight to the rest of the house

Extend your traditional North Devon cottage to give your family contemporary accommodation with character. Sensitive design and careful attention to the use of materials can preserve and enhance the original building

With over a decade’s experience, our qualified team is made up of experts who ensure we get the right solution for your family.

Realise the potential of your site with a new build home

OCR Architecture is regularly engaged to create clients’ dream homes. Because we believe in focusing on the design detail, we ensure every project we’re involved in has that something extra. We have a strong record of achieving planning consent on difficult sites and are on hand to help you control your budget and manage your contractors and builders to ensure your new home in completed on time.

Contemporary grand designs

OCR Architecture are contemporary architects who are all about ensuring final building materials not only feel right but that they respond to the brief, the site and the environment. In addition, our close partnership with local agents enables us to be involved in design conversations from very early on ensuring we can help you realise the potential of the property or land, you’re considering from day one.

Recent private residential projects

We’ve been lucky to help families realise their dream homes in:


Budleigh Salterton

North Devon

North Molton

South Devon

Your local RIBA contemporary architects in North Devon

We appreciate not all our clients can be based in the South West as home improvements, or new builds are underway. As such, we realise the importance of being your eyes and ears on site during construction. We strive to be available to answer questions, give reassurance and provide guidance throughout the duration of your project.