Planning a new home, extension or alterations?

Existing floor plan (click to download pdf)
Proposed floor plan (click to download pdf)

ORA Design Architecture offers an imaginative and creative approach to Architecture.

ORA Design Architecture is an Architectural Design Practice based in Bucknell Nr Bicester in Oxfordshire registerd with the Chartered Institute of Architectural Technologistst CIAT. Ora Design Architecture was established by Ian Shirvell a Chartered Architectural Technologist MCIAT. Further deatils of CIAT can be found at

Ian specialises in new build homes, barn conversions, home extensions and improvements. Ian has extensive experience in working on Listed Buildings some of which have also been located within Conservation areas.
ORA Design maintains an innovative approach to architecture and aims to deliver the highest standards of design and professional service in the most effeicent method. Forward thinking and very close attention to detail is a basis for everything we do.

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Ian has gained his extensive experience over the years by working as an Architectural Technician TCIAT for Royal Institue of British Architects RIBA registered practices Oxford Architects and Acanthus Clews Architects on a very broad range of projects across all sectors including Residential, Healthcare, Churches, and Education including new Independent School and Oxford Universities buildings.

ORA Design will undertake all types for architectural projects whether it is a new dwelling, adaptions of agricultural buildings, loft conversions, residential home extensions which could be lounge extensions, single storey extensions, two storey extensions, kitchen extensions and alterations. ORA Design will use the latest Architectural computer-aided design (CAD) systems.
Please take time to look through some of the comments from ORA Designs past clients on the project portfolio pages.