Our Services

What We Do

At Joan McElligott Architect, we offer a range of architectural services.

Full Architectural Service – we offer a 5 stage service

  1. Feasibility Stage – design review of your brief and property, cost estimate prepared with Quantity Surveyor input. This stage allows our Clients to refine their brief and gives us a clear understanding of their requirements for the project.
  2. Design Stage – coordinate a measured CAD survey, prepare sketch and 3D drawings for design options
  3. Developed Design & Planning submission
  4. Tender Stage – advise and coordinate the procurement process
  5. Site Services – to include coordination, site inspections and certification

Conservation and Protected Structures

We have extensive experience of working on Protected Structures and period buildings for both  commercial and domestic Clients.  We are RIAI Accredited in Conservation at Grade 3 and can guide you through the process of working on your project.

Energy Efficiency Consultancy

We can provide advice on energy efficient upgrades to your house including the incorporation of green technology into your project.

Feasibility Studies for one off houses

We offer feasibility study services for Clients who are considering building a one off private house. We will review your brief, the design potential of your site, advise on planning constraints associated with your site and outline build costs for your new home.

Pre-purchase inspections for homeowners and investors.

  1. Review and appraisal of the existing property, advise on upgrade work, layout changes, storage, light etc
  2. Review Client wish list
  3. Provide a list of work in order of priority with market costing against each element (a QS assists on this)
  4. Energy upgrades, working with a BER consultant we can advise on the best options to achieve a high BER rating and improve the comfort levels of the house.
  5. Provide a list of Suppliers / Contractors to carry out work


We have worked on a range of residential projects from Protected Structures, Beach Houses to Extensions & Refurbishment


We have a range of experience working with both Private and Public Clients.


Design to maximise the sense of space, light and storage.