We are architects, heritage consultants and masterplanners. Our designs stem from a deep understanding of our shared heritage and respond to the qualities of each place. We work to improve the lives of those who use our buildings, and the long-term sustainability of each.
20 March 2023
In the press: Discussing decarbonising heritage buildings at MIPIM
Demolition should be a last resort; the focus must be on adapting existing building stock for generations to come, according to Tom Brigden and Lorna Crane of Purcell.
15 March 2023
In the press: Purcell's transformation of Manchester Museum
14 March 2023
Thought leadership: 'Conservation architecture is not a niche. It’s the mainstream'
Our CEO, Mark Goldspink, discusses conservation architecture as being at the forefront of innovation in Building Design.
We are a team of creative and collaborative individuals.
Founded in 1947, Purcell has grown to a cross-disciplinary practice of over 200 employee owners: the world’s largest team of heritage experts working in the built environment, based across 15 international studios. Meet our team, learn about our studio culture and how to join us.
Our network of regional studios range across the UK and Asia Pacific, in Bristol, Birmingham, Cambridge, Canterbury, Cardiff, Colchester, Leeds, London, Manchester, Norwich, Oxford, York, and in Hong Kong, Sydney, Melbourne and Hobart.