Hurley Porte & Duell RIBA Chartered Architects

Hurley Porte & Duell RIBA Chartered Architects
Architects Registration Board - This practice has ARB qualified personnel and as such the registered member can use the term 'architect', which is protected.  They need to abide by the ARB's codes of conduct at all times.Royal Institute of British ArchitectsChartered Institute of Architectural Technologists - This practice is a Chartered Architectural Technologist registered practice and represents a professional working and studying in the field of Architectural Technology. They need to abide by the CIAT's codes of conduct at all times.

Hurley Porte & Duell RIBA Chartered Architects

Balkerne House, Balkerne House, 3 Balkerne Passage, North Hill, Colchester, Essex, CO1 1PA

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Hurley Porte & Duell RIBA Chartered Architects - Portfolio


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About Hurley Porte & Duell RIBA Chartered Architects



1 (Colchester)



"We believe good design can make a positive contribution to the environment and be uplifting to people's everyday lives"

Over the past 64 years, Hurley Porte and Duell has designed and administered the construction of most building types. Our practice portfolio is diverse, covering small scale refurbishment projects to multi-million pound new buildings. Please look at our case studies for details of our many projects.

Whatever your project size, we can offer you the following benefits:

•A fully registered and Chartered RIBA practice
•Employment of qualified and experienced staff
•Centrally located in Colchester, with over 60 years experience
•Architectural design creativity and flair for turning visions into reality
•Technical expertise and solutions on building design, defects and conditions
•Sustainable and Environmental design solutions
•Personal and friendly service
•A professionally indemnified insured service
•Knowledge and experience of local consultants and builders
•Local knowledge of planning and building control regulations
•Familiarity with local authority officers
•Competitive flexible fees and an efficient service to suit your needs
•Computer aided design systems and skills to remain at the forefront of innovation

Our aim is to interpret client's requirements to create completed projects that are original, practical and represent good value.

We pride ourselves on the number of clients who return to us with further work. Much of our work has been as a result of personal recommendation by previous clients.

The combination of diversity of our work, years of experience, service and attention to detail is our guarantee of satisfaction.

We aim to make your experience of using our services rewarding and enjoyable. If you need advice on any aspect of design, architecture, planning or procurement of a building project however large or small, we will be pleased to assist you.


Director Mark Potter


Residential & Commercial

  • Agriculture
  • Community Participation
  • Conservation
  • Development
  • Education
  • Food & Beverage
  • Health/Leisure
  • Hotels
  • Housing/Residential
  • Industrial
  • Landscaping
  • Mixed User Projects
  • Offices
  • Religious Buildings
  • Retail
  • Sport
  • Urban Planning


  • Brief Writing
  • Building Regulation Advice
  • Building Regulation Drawings & Applications
  • Building Surveys
  • CAD Services
  • Construction Management
  • Contract Administration Services
  • Cost Estimating
  • Design & Build
  • Design Management
  • Development Plans
  • Drawing Service
  • Feasibility Studies
  • Interior Design
  • Lottery/Grant Bid Advice
  • Party Wall Advice
  • Planning Advice
  • Planning Drawing & Applications
  • Planning Supervisors
  • Printing & Plotting
  • Production Information
  • Rural Planning & Design
  • Site Finding
  • Space Planning
  • Specification Writing Only
  • Surveying
  • Town Planning
  • Urban Planning & Design
  • Value Engineering
  • Working Drawings Only

Specialist Experience

  • Conservation
  • Contemporary Design
  • Conversions
  • Cultural Design
  • Design For Disabled People
  • Ecological Architecture
  • Energy/Enviromental
  • Extensions
  • Internal Alterations
  • Lightweight Structures
  • Listed Building
  • New Build
  • One-off Houses
  • Refurbishment
  • Restoration
  • Self-Build
  • Small Works
  • Sustainable Design
  • Traditional Design
  • Other/Miscellaneous