Eleanor first joined Simpson & Brown in 1996 whilst a student and returned in 2003. She became an Associate of the practice in 2004 and was accredited in Conservation Architecture in 2009.
Eleanor leads a team of six, working on a wide variety of projects including works to private houses, churches, heritage projects, commercial buildings, quinquennial reports and condition inspections.
Eleanor has been involved in the restoration and adaptation of a number of historic buildings throughout the United Kingdom. Projects have included the conversion of rural steadings into dwellings, the restoration of a large country estate in England and the conversion and extension of a derelict steading to form a new distillery in Fife.
Eleanor has been the Conservation Architect on the restoration of Lews Castle in Stornoway, a comprehensive repair and restoration project at Ford Castle in Northumberland, and is currently working on the restoration of Fairburn Tower, Ross-shire for the Landmark Trust.
Eleanor holds RIAS Accreditation in Conservation Architecture at the Advanced Level.
- Conservation Accredited
- Sensitive design in historic environment
- Detailed knowledge of specialist repairs
- Sustainable Design
- Technical Design
- 42-44 Market Street, Haddington
- Brocklesby Park Estate, Lincolnshire
- Yester Kirk, Gifford, East Lothian
- The Vaults, Leith
- Stirling Smith Art Gallery, Stirling
- Kames Castle, Isle of Bute
- Lews Castle, Stornoway
- Fairburn Tower, Ross-shire
- Laidneskea Steading, Perth & Kinross
- Lindisfarne Castle Ticket Office, Northumberland
- Langley Castle Hotel Dining Pavilion, Hexham
- Kingsbarns Distillery, Fife.
- Ford Castle, Northumberland
- Hamilton & Inches, jewellery shop and workshops, Edinburgh
Left. Langley Castle Dining Pavilion Right. Yester Kirk