David Bates BSc. MASI. FBEng. MCIOB.

Domus Design Associates

Tel & Fax: 0118 969 7376      Email : david@dpbates.co.uk

The Gate House, Sonning lane, Sonning, Reading, Berkshire. RG4 6ST.

About Us

The company specialises in architectural design & management for residential & commercial projects & interior design work.

This work includes design & obtaining all local authority approvals, administering projects & supervision to completion.

The practice has been in business for over 30 years carrying out a range of projects, which include:

  • New houses
  • Conversion of buildings to flats.
  • Extensions to domestic building
  • Barn conversions to residential houses
  • Work to listed buildings, both residential & commercial
  • Restaurants.
  • Office conversions
  • Indoors swimming pools
  • Garden & leisure buildings
  • Other commercial buildings.
D.P.Bates is a trained architectural consultant, building surveyor, artist, & interior designer

Qualifications include:


Degree in Architectural Design & Technology at the University of Wales

National Diploma in Design.

following a four year fine art course at the Berkshire College of Art & the Central St. Martins school of Art.


Member of the Chartered Institute of Building, Architecture & Surveying Faculty

FB Eng.

Fellow of the Association of Building Engineers. In addition, we certify building work & issue building contract certificates for mortgage purposes as set out by the Council of Mortgage lenders. The company has valued work for banks & private individuals.