Award Winning Architects Offices

Wincer Kievenaar are a Chartered Architectural Practice based in Hadleigh, Suffolk.

Wincer Kievenaar have completed many award winning projects spanning across East Anglia, including those for commercial, housing, hotels, residential, retail, leisure, industrial, community and education.

Amongst the practice’s accolades are :

The Suffolk Association of Architects (SAA) Awards, RIBA East Awards.

Wincer Kievenaar are members of the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA), The Chartered Institute of Architectural Technologists (CIAT) and specialise and understand innovative design, SAP, CAD, CGI and building regulations.

History of Wincer Kievenaar

The practice was formed in 1980 by Paul Kievenaar and Mark Wincer. Throughout its history, the practice has been based in the market town of Hadleigh in Suffolk.

The practice has grown in size steadily and incorporated in July 2015 to form Wincer Kievenaar Architects Limited. Prior to incorporation the two directors of the practice, Philip Branton and Craig Western, were partners of Wincer Kievenaar LLP. Philip Branton was made a partner in 2006 and Craig Western in 2015. We currently comprise of 3 registered Architects, 2 consultant Architects and 13 further qualified staff, with a wealth of experience in all fields of building design. Our staff are our strength and we continue to recruit to complement our team.

The majority of the projects the practice undertakes are in East Anglia, we draw on our strong local knowledge and affinity with the unique and understated character of the area. We have over the years undertaken a wide variety of commercial, sporting, community, educational and residential buildings and mostly our clients seek from us one – off designs of a practical nature but with high quality innovative design to achieve their brief and meet their aspirations.

The practice has won two RIBA Spirit of Ingenuity Architectural Awards, one for the village community hall at Lavenham and one for the new junior school at St Joseph’s College, Ipswich. The practice has also won three Civic Trust Awards for work at Shotley Marina, Stutton House and Hintlesham Hall Hotel.

The office is set up with computer aided design facilities which enables quick transfer of data with other construction consultants. The practice has in place relevant procedures for Quality Assurance.



Philip Branton

Craig Western BA (Hons), MA, Dip Arch RIBA


Chris Hyam ACABE

James Rush ACIAT

Consultant Architects:

Paul Kievenaar Bsc (Jt Hons) Dip Arch RIBA

Mark Wincer BA (Hons) Dip Arch RIBA