We are a progressive architecture and design studio, with a passion for delivering an effective, intelligent and responsive design service.

We help individuals and businesses realise their visions.

We offer a range of high quality services that comprise most disciplines within the creative industry. Our core services are architecture and interior design but we have the capability to offer a much wider range of services, which include:

+ Architecture
+ Interior design
+ Planning
+ Development consultancy
+ Furniture design
+ Space planning
+ Furniture, fittings and equipment
+ Landscape design


Our goal is to create considered and thoughtful architecture that resonates with our clients. We believe that the use of clean forms and elemental simplicity can result in an architecture that has quality, depth and richness.

Each project we undertake is inherently different and reflects a considered and emotional response to the site, the brief and our client's aspirations.

We believe that design is a process of refining ideas down to the fundamental principles. This process creates thoughtful and fully realized designs that are both meaningful and functional.

We respect the world in which we live, work and play and we take great care to assess the role of our designs in the built environment to endeavour to make the world a better place.


TOBY PETERS - Managing Director + Principal Architect

Toby has over 14 years experience in the industry and founded EMPERY+CO in 2012 to pursue his desire to create high quality contemporary architecture.

He has extensive knowledge of designing and managing large and complex projects. His creative talent and attention to detail ensures that the best possible results are achieved for each and every project that EMPERY+CO undertake.

His wide-ranging experience encompasses education, leisure and commercial work, however his primary focus is the residential sector. He has worked extensively on a variety of unique and striking one-off homes in both the UK and abroad, for which he has received numerous awards.

His passion for designing and delivering considered and innovative architectural solutions for his clients is central to his approach. He likes to work closely with all his clients, ensuring a personal and tailored service.

Central to his personal philosophy is an enthusiasm for innovation, design excellence and craftsmanship. It is with these core values that he strives to inspire his clients and create memorable architecture.

Telephone: +44 (0) 1258 470707

Contact Empery

Westbarn . Wimborne Road . Langton Long
Blandford Forum . Dorset . DT11 9HN
+44 (0) 1258 470707

Poole satellite office: By appointment only
Parkstone Bay Marina
Turks Lane . Poole . Dorset . BH14 8EW
+44 (0) 1202 742494