Architects And Party Wall Surveyors In Kent

Surv Kent Architects

Essex Architectural Design Services

Rated 5 Stars On Trust Pilot

Do I Need Planning Permission or Is It Permitted Development? And What About Building Regulations?

Take The Stress Out Of Extending Your Home And Let Us Take Care Of Everything For One Very Low Fixed Fee!

Our Full Design Packages Start From Just £550.00 Including A Full Measured Survey & Design Consultation At Your Home

  • House Extensions
  • Loft Conversions
  • Conservatories
  • Orangeries
  • Porches
  • Garage Conversions
  • Garden Rooms and Outbuildings
  • New Builds
  • Change Of Use
  • Conversions
  • HMOs

What Drawings Do You Need?

If Your Not Sure Just Scroll Down And Complete The Quick Form To Request A Call Back Or Hit The Chat Button To Chat With Us.

Planning Drawings

Building Regulations Drawings

Combined Planning And Building Regulations Drawings

Prices Start At £550.00

Prices Start At £650.00

Prices Start At £750.00

Our planning drawings service offers a comprehensive solution for clients seeking to secure planning consent or a Lawful Development Certificate under permitted development regulations. 

Our building control drawings service is specifically designed to navigate the complexities of building regulations, delivering precision-engineered drawings that ensure compliance with all technical standards.

Experience the convenience and cost-effectiveness of our combined drawings service, meticulously crafted to address both planning consent and building control approval in one cohesive package.

What Our Clients Say?

Who Will Be Working With You?

We are a skilled team of Architectural design professionals, CAD technicians and property surveyors.

Kev Miller
Business Owner - Surv Essex Ltd

Contact Details

Kev works primarily out of our head office branch at Thames Enterprise Centre however he is frequently travelling around the whole county of Essex conducting inspections and can regularly be found in one of our other branches.


Call Us Today: 01375 267 277

We Cover The Whole Essex Region

A Dedicated Team Of Architectural Designers, CAD Technicians, Building & Party Wall Surveyorss

About Surv Essex:

Kev Miller has been an qualified Architectural designer and mechanical engineering draftsman for almost 30 years, working on commercial and residential construction projects ranging in value from 20K to 100M+ including prestigious projects such as the O2 arena, British Library, and The HSBC, Barclays and Citibank Towers at Canary Wharf.


His residential design portfolio is incredibly diverse and includes a demolish and re-build project that was so spectacular it featured on a Channel 4 design show hosted by Sarah Beeny. 


Recognising a need for affordable fixed fee architectural services, party wall surveying and CAD drafting solution in Essex, Kev founded Surv Essex and set about building a team of helpful and knowledgeable professionals in the design and surveying fields.

The Surv Essex family has recently been further extended with the introduction of a dedicated team of planning and building control support staff as well as a client admin support team.

The addition of these departments allow Surv Essex to take your renovation project from initial design concept right through to the council approval stages and beyond.

The Surv Essex brand is now the fastest growing surveying and design agency in Essex and we are on target of reaching our goal of becoming Essex’s premier surveying and architectural design agency in 2024. 

Common Questions And Answers

Essex Architects: Some Commonly Asked Questions

Essex architects bring a unique blend of local understanding and design innovation to their services. They are adept at creating designs that not only reflect the rich architectural heritage of Essex but also incorporate modern and sustainable elements. The design services offered by Essex architects often include a comprehensive approach, covering everything from initial concept to final construction drawings, ensuring that each project is both aesthetically pleasing and functionally sound.

Surv Essex offers a wide range of design services tailored to our clients’ needs. Our services include architectural drawings, planning and building regulation applications, loft and basement conversions, and bespoke design solutions for both residential and commercial projects. We focus on creating designs that are not only visually appealing but also practical, sustainable, and compliant with local building regulations.

A residential architect in Essex brings specialized expertise in designing private homes that cater to the specific needs and lifestyles of families in the region. This includes understanding local architectural styles, maximizing space utilization through innovative design, and navigating the planning process effectively. Our residential architects are adept at creating functional yet beautiful living spaces that reflect the character of Essex.

An architect’s average rating is an important indicator of their service quality and client satisfaction. It reflects their expertise, professionalism, and ability to deliver projects successfully. Clients in Essex should consider these ratings as part of their decision-making process when choosing an architect, as it provides insight into the architect’s reputation and the level of service they can expect.

Yes, Surv Essex specializes in designing extension projects in Essex. Whether it’s a single-storey extension, a loft conversion, or a more complex multi-storey extension, our team has the expertise to handle projects of all sizes and complexities. We focus on creating extensions that seamlessly blend with the existing structure while providing the additional space and functionality our clients need.

Essex architects play a pivotal role in loft and basement conversions by transforming these underutilized spaces into functional and attractive areas of the home. They provide creative solutions to design challenges, ensure that the conversion meets all building regulations, and maximize the use of space while preserving the integrity and style of the existing property.

Surv Essex’s residential architects approach each new project with a fresh perspective, focused on understanding the client’s vision and needs. Our process involves in-depth consultations to discuss the client’s lifestyle, preferences, and functional requirements. We then craft bespoke designs that are not only aesthetically pleasing but also practical, sustainable, and in harmony with the surrounding environment.

Surv Essex stands out in Essex for our personalized approach, commitment to sustainable design, and expertise in local architecture. Our team prioritizes client collaboration, ensuring that every design reflects the client’s personality and needs. We also emphasize eco-friendly practices in our designs, aiming to create spaces that are energy-efficient and have a minimal environmental impact.

Expert architects contribute significantly to the success of construction projects in Essex by providing innovative design solutions, ensuring compliance with local planning regulations, and overseeing the construction process. Their expertise helps in avoiding common pitfalls, reducing costs, and achieving a high-quality finish that meets or exceeds client expectations.

Architectural drawings are crucial in both planning and construction as they provide a detailed blueprint of the project. These drawings are essential for obtaining planning approval, guiding the construction team, and ensuring that the finished building aligns with the client’s vision and meets all regulatory requirements.

Surv Essex’s architectural services are deeply integrated with the Essex landscape and community. We design with a keen awareness of the local architectural heritage, community needs, and environmental context. Our goal is to create buildings that not only enhance the lives of our clients but also contribute positively to the aesthetic and cultural fabric of the Essex region.