practice profile|projects|the team Chris Monckton Associates
  Chartered Architects

Intelligent & Green Technology

We are committed to the use of intelligent control systems combined with green or environmental techniques. The Practice is a member of the ' INTEGER' housing consortium which also includes the European Intelligent Building Group and the Building Research Establishment to create the first intelligent and green housing developments together with local authorities and housing associations throughout the UK.



The Team

Christopher E Monckton Dip Arch RIBA

Chris Monckton is a highly experienced project leader with particular skill in translating design concepts into elegant construction solutions.

In practice in Merseyside as Chris Monckton Associates since 1990 and associated with Cole Thompson Associates since 1993. In partnership with John Mather & Partners of Warrington until 1990, building The "Atrium" in Manchester. Managed projects to £10m contract value. As an Associate with Norman Jones Sons & Rigby he carried out a major programme of works at the grade 1 Harris Museum and Art Gallery in Preston. London Borough of Hounslow (1972 to 1978). Trained at Thames Polytechnic, qualified 1973. He has won two Civic Trust Awards for his projects. Founding member of INTEGER Intelligent & Green housing initiative.


Nicholas Cole Thompson RIBA

Nick Thompson is a highly motivated and creative project leader. His professional strengths are in conceptual design and project management.

He set up Cole Thompson Associates in 1985. Associate with Leonard Manasseh Partnership (1990 -1992) Group Leader with CMWP architects (1978-1984) - finalist in 1983 National Gallery competition. Managed projects to £10m contract value. With London Borough of Hillingdon (1973 -1978) he built the Beck Centre. Trained at the Architectural Association and Cambridge University School of Architecture, qualified 1975 following professional experience in Europe and the United States.

His work has been selected for four Royal Academy Summer Exhibitions and has been widely reviewed in the professional press. Active committee member of the RIBA; Arts Council Lottery Fund Assessor; Executive Committee member of the European Intelligent Building Group. Leader of INTEGER Intelligent & Green housing initiative.



We have offices in Liverpool and London.

Chris Monckton leads our office in Liverpool, Nick Thompson leads our riverside premises in Barnes.

We have a core team of six architects and designers and together with our associated practices can offer a wide range of skills including town planning, urban design, architecture, exhibition design, product and component design, model making and graphic design.

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Chris Monckton Associates

4 Rosemary Lane
L37 3HB

Tel: 01704 877630
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