Douglas Stuart Architectural Consultant has over 40 years of experience in all aspects of architectural services in the north of Scotland. His practice is currently based at Fortrose, near Inverness, which is a central location for projects throughout the Highlands and North East.


Douglas now specialises in providing inspection services for private house builders, who require professional consultant's certificates for presentation to mortgage lenders, or for the use of solicitors acting for purchasers of properties.

A comprehensive inspection service is provided, covering all stages of construction, from excavation of foundations to overall completion. The practice is protected by suitable professional indemnity insurance, and Douglas possesses all necessary qualifications for acceptance by all mortgage lenders and banks. In over thirty years of practice, inspections have been carried out on over 1200 properties.

Professional Consultant’s Certificates are issued in every case, in the format specified by the Council of Mortgage Lenders.


Advice is offered on many aspects of architectural processes and procedures, including –

  • Design
  • Construction
  • Planning
  • Building Standards regulations
  • Sustainable design
  • Environmental and energy saving techniques and design
  • Contracts



Drawings required for planning, building control, and construction purposes can be provided, in collaboration with professional colleagues.

For further information, please contact us

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