Glasgow Architects

Standing out from the crowd, we have our own dedicated in-house architectural team.  

This is led by award-winning architects whom we’ve brought together and are experienced in all major market sectors. 

The list is not exhaustive but includes residential, retail, commercial, student accommodation, and hotels. 


We are commercially aware and work closely with our in-house quantity surveyors and structural engineers to ensure the budget is optimised and the programme is managed as efficiently as possible.

With our architects team based in-house, we can deliver your project from inception to completion saving you time and costs on outsourcing your architectural needs.

We work on local Glasgow architectural projects as well as further afield throughout Scotland. We want our spaces to work well for users. owners and communities by putting people and place at the heart of what we do. 


Being disciplined yet creative is core to our values at NIXON. Our architects understand this better than anyone and will work with you to achieve and realise your ambitions. The team has experience across all major market sectors including retail, commercial, residential, student accommodation, hotels, healthcare and education.

As a one-stop-shop, our architects work closely with our teams of quantity surveyors, project managers, civil and structural engineers and design teams to ensure our builds are commercially aware, producing well-detailed buildings which shape the built environment and work for the communities they serve.

Sam Smithers leads our team of creative architects in Glasgow and is an experienced practitioner across a range of disciplines. 


Having the architectural team in-house allows us to control every aspect of our projects and to foresee problems before they unfold. 

We have a rigorous approach to design to ensure each project is compliant in terms of the building regulations and energy efficient while maximising the commercial viability of the site.

We pride ourselves in producing well-detailed buildings which contribute to the built environment and work well for the users and owners. We are always keen to hear from potential clients about what we could do to help your realise your ambitions.

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