Denham Benn is one of the fastest growing architectural design agencies in Scotland.  Based in our home town of Ayr, just south of Glasgow, we operate across Scotland and beyond.

At Denham Benn, formally Elevation Architectural Design, we pride ourselves on delivering client-centred architectural design solutions for a range of different projects.

We are a team of highly experienced designers who identify unique solutions in every challenge.

Our core values of creativity, enthusiasm and approachability ensure that we excel in supporting clients with high quality bespoke architectural solutions across the domestic, residential and commercial sectors.

A vibrant, innovative and enthusiastic practice, Denham Benn have close working relationships with a selection of trusted professional consultants including project managers, engineers, quantity surveyors and interior designers. This enables collaboration for an enjoyable, trouble free, design and construction process.

the DENHAM BENN team

Steven Denham

Steven Denham

Steven has over fifteen years experience working closely with industry professionals, house builders and individual clients both commercial and residential. He is passionate about delivering outstanding architectural services to his clients, cultivating lasting professional relationships and delivering high quality architectural design within their budget and timescale.

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Christopher Benn

Christopher Benn

Chris’s background combines extensive design and construction knowledge from different areas, which provides him with a set of skills that push the boundaries of design, while thinking practically about the construction and detailing. He is determined to find the best possible solution for each client resulting in innovative, intelligent and inspired spaces.

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Brian Deuchar

Brian Deuchar

Brian has nearly thirty years’ experience working as an architectural technician within both private and public sectors, bringing a wealth of experience in domestic, commercial and healthcare projects. His working relationships with local authorities and contractors, attention to detail and pride in drawing preparation enhances the services we provide to our clients.

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Kirsty Cassels

Kirsty Cassels

Kirsty is a Part II Architectural Assistant with over eight years working experience in the construction industry as both designer, project manager and general labourer. She has experience working on community, voluntary and charitable building projects. Her interests in self build, low impact buildings and off grid communities bring a fresh and sustainable design approach to our projects.

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Lorraine McNally-Jones

Lorraine McNally-Jones

Lorraine has nearly thirty years’ experience in administrative, managerial and director roles across various sectors. She joins the company as office manager to drive the company forward, increasing efficiency in the workplace, managing timescales and budgets, and improving the quality of our services. Lorraine is an integral part of our performance and productivity, striving to streamline our processes.

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Christopher Muir

Christopher Muir

Christopher is a Part II Architectural Assistant who graduated from the Glasgow School of Art in 2014, bringing a wealth of creative experience in design and visual communication to the company. He works at the forefront of digital technology working with mediums such as film, 3D scanning and graphics.

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