Based in Edinburgh, SB-AD work across Scotland’s central belt on house extensions, new houses, residential developments, commercial and retail projects, property alterations, and project management for a range of client types including private home owners, developers, community organisations and commercial businesses. SB-AD have been involved in over 200 projects, and counting.

SB-AD Architect was established in 2009 by Stuart Bishop.  The practice is now managed by Laura Bishop MA(hons) M-arch RIAS RIBA. Laura is a chartered architect with over 15 years experience in the industry. After she became qualified she spent over 10 years with Simpson and Brown Architects, one of the UK’s leading conservation practices. During that time her experience included the restoration and conversion of grade A listed buildings, hotel renovations, farm-steading conversions, extensions to historic houses and high specification new build houses.  

Laura is registered with the Architects Registration Board (a legal requirement for all architects) and is a chartered member of The Royal Incorporation of Architects in Scotland and The Royal Institute of British Architects.  

SBAD will provide a free initial no obligation consultation to discuss your project, providing outline guidance on project feasibility, planning restrictions, timescales, and sequence of the design process. SBAD regular provides the following services.

Site inspection services.


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