Bournville Architects is an award-winning chartered practice operating for a variety of clients across England and Wales.


As the architectural division of Bournville Village Trust (founded by George Cadbury in 1900 to manage his housing estate in Birmingham), we have a vast amount of experience working closely with the Trust in designing number of schemes to build sustainable communities across the West Midlands.

We have successfully built upon this expertise to work increasingly with a large number of other clients throughout the UK; these now form the majority of our income.

Experts in Sustainable Development, we focus our activities on 3 main sectors: 

  • Healthcare and Special Needs/Care
  • Housing and Urban Regeneration
  • Education, including sports facilities

THE LATEST
Planning for New Care Campus

BVT about to secure planning permission later this month for 35 Assisted Living apartments on it’s new Care campus in the heart of Bournville. More>>


Extra Care Foundation Stone Laid

As work on Bournville Gardens, part of the new retirement village on the Bournville Estate takes shape; Bournville Village Trust’s (BVT’s) Chairman, Duncan Cadbury and the Trust’s Chief Executive, Peter Roach were joined last week by local residents to lay the community’s foundation stone. More>>