We are RIBA Chartered architectural practice based in South East London. We are specialised in a range of projects from retail to residential developments and high end housing.

CBO Architects delivers projects which are sustainable and practical with a high level of technical documentation. Our ideas are very current and we always work our hardest to find suitable solutions.

Working with a wide range of clients with different requirements we are able to grasp any concept very quickly and reinvent it to suit our client's needs.

With extensive field experience CBO Architects has developed a keen eye for design and technical detailing and great skills in dealing with contractors and suppliers making the construction process as smooth as possible for both clients and contractors.

CBO Architects has also comprehensive experience in the preparation of planning information with the knowledge of applications for listed building and conservation areas.


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MArch (Hons) - Chartered Member of RIBA

Salvatore is chartered member of RIBA.

He has worked for well recognised, award winning architectural practices in London before founding CBO Architects. 

His Italian background combined with an extensive UK working experience provides a unique design approach for clients looking to develop sensitive yet robust individual architectural solutions. 

His experience spans from the design of bespoke joinery elements through private residential alterations to new mixed-use developments.

salvatore@cboarchitects.com I +44 (0) 74 1106 0166

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With 12 years of experience in Architecture, Paolo Bongiovanni has worked on a range of projects from retail to large scale residential developments and high end housing. He has completed and delivered projects, which are sustainable and practical with a high level of technical precision.

With extensive field experience, he has developed a keen eye for design and technical detailing. He also has extensive experience and great knowledge in the preparation of planning applications at all levels, including listed buildings and conservation areas.

paolo@cboarchitects.com I +44 (0) 78 8985 3844

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Alessandra has gathered more than 10 years of experience in urban design and regeneration both in the public and private sector.

Her experience encompasses town centre masterplans, development framework, urban planning, place regeneration, characterisation studies and detailed analysis in a range of rural and urban settings.

She has worked with some of the largest local authorities in the UK as well as many small parish councils. 

With a strong background in architecture and landscape design, Alessandra is particularly interested in exploring the character and design of buildings, coordinating relationships between buildings in or sensitive areas (i.e. conservation areas, green belts and historic settlements) and exploring the relationship open spaces and the built form.


Architect and Urban Design

alessandra@cboarchitects.com I +44 (0) 74 0325 2500