About Us

Birch Freeman Design is an architecture and interior design studio founded by Catherine Birch Freeman and Richard Freeman. With the partners’ combined 40 years+ of industry experience, the practice has developed a distinctive portfolio of projects specialising in the re-design of existing interiors.

Transforming space is our passion and creating bespoke, ergonomic and beautiful environments is what we strive for every day. From the initial concept stages of a project to the final construction and delivery, we work closely with our clients and the wider project team to ensure the highest standards are delivered and expectations are met.

Our Services

We are based in Chiswick, West London, where we have a large studio in the creative business hub of The Barley Mow Centre. We have an extensive product and material sample library to share with you which incorporates many innovative materials and mock ups of design details. We have a passion to design spaces that express our clients’ personalities and we can work with you through your project from concept through to completion. We pride ourselves on our ability to meet and exceed our clients’ expectations and create lasting relationships.

Some of our key architecture and design services are as follows:

CONCEPT DESIGN

COMMERCIAL DESIGN

INTERIOR DESIGN

WORKPLACE DESIGN

ARCHITECTURAL DESIGN

RETAIL DESIGN

DETAIL DESIGN

HOSPITALITY DESIGN

BUILDING REGULATIONS &

SPACE PLANNING

PLANNING APPLICATIONS

DESIGN MANAGEMENT

LISTED BUILDING CONSENT

DESIGN COORDINATION

Directors

  • Catherine Birch

    Catherine is an award-winning designer who founded the original practice in 2007, initially called Silver Birch Design the practice transitioned to become Birch Freeman Design in 2017.

    Catherine studied design at Chelsea College of Art and Kingston University, and has worked as an interior designer and architectural designer for 20 years.

  • Richard Freeman

    Richard is an ARB registered Architect, with more than 30 years’ of design and delivery experience in the fields of architecture and interior design.

    He has worked for both design practices and client organisations. Richard’s breadth of knowledge in the detailing, technical and statutory considerations of any project are invaluable when it comes to facilitating the perfect delivery of our architectural work.