We are Wighton Architects, a design led architects practice based in Leeds. Our portfolio encompasses one off houses, residential developments, mixed-use developments, leisure, education and master planning.

We have particular expertise in the residential sector both on a private domestic and commercial asset focused level with an impressive track record of securing planning approval for complex buildings and sites. We aim to maximise the potential of all sites and deliver architecture that balances a sensitive, contextual response with ambition and creativity and fundamentally commercial viability.


Whether you are striving to maximise a development opportunity, undertake a project on a sensitive/ historical site or create a beautifully designed home, Wighton Architects can draw on their extensive experience to deliver design excellence and projects which exceed expectations.

The team at Wighton Architects are highly skilled in hand drawing, digital graphics and the latest 3D CAD/BIM modelling software and are able to offer a high level of service that is tailored to suit the project, team and client.

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Wighton Architects was founded by Stuart Wighton in 2012. Stuart studied Architecture at Manchester University and has over 20 years of experience gained at architectural practices throughout the north of England.

Stuart's professionalism and attention to detail ensures the highest standards of project delivery throughout the practice. Stuart leads a team of talented Architects, Architectural Assistants and Architectural Technologists who each bring a unique set of skills to the practice and have a common commitment to great design.