Axis Mason is a multi-disciplinary design practice providing Architecture and a range of complementary design and consultancy services including Urban Design and Masterplanning, Landscape Architecture, Interior Design and CDM/Project Management.

Formed in London in 1995, Axis acquired Jersey-based Mason Design in 2001 to form Axis Mason and subsequently opened offices in Durban, Gdansk and most recently, Glasgow. Axis Mason has developed a diverse international body of work including residential, commercial, leisure, mixed use and regeneration projects across a broad range of building types in both the private and public sectors.

As a creative, design-led practice with more than 50 staff and offices in the UK, Channel Islands, South Africa and Poland, Axis Mason provides clients with innovative and effective design solutions based on a wealth of experience across a wide range of projects and typologies.

With a proven heritage in large-scale urban regeneration and masterplanning, our team provide the commercial awareness and rigor required to maximise development opportunities and commercial value for projects while enhancing the experience of place. In addition, our clients have access to a global network of experts in masterplanning, urban design, and other critical disciplines, paired with a local understanding of cultures, people, and existing places derived from our international platform of locally-rooted studios.
The integration of different building types, functions and housing typologies within urban environments is a speciality at Axis Mason. In particular, the practice has extensive experience and success in the implementation of large-scale high-density schemes that include a mix of retail, commercial, leisure, residential and community uses. This coupled with Axis Masons’ expertise in landscape design, masterplanning and other critical disciplines ensures that we are able to provide environmentally sustainable models that benefit both the end-user and client.
Axis Mason has a proven track record in the successful delivery of large-scale property development and residential schemes. With a variety completed projects throughout the UK, Channel Islands and beyond, the practice specialises in taking schemes from design concept to completion on time and within budget. Axis Mason has proven experience of partnering with many of the UK’s leading consultants and design professionals, which enables the practice to provide confident and direct commercial design leadership to clients and developers.
The practice has an established expertise in the design and delivery of major office, retail and leisure projects coupled with a clear understanding of clients’ commercial requirements. Versed in current market analysis and customer research, Axis Mason is able to utlise its skills in interior design, innovation, planning, management and cost control to create successful schemes on time and within budget requirements.
Axis Mason’s guiding principle towards the design of bespoke private homes relies on a fundamental understanding of how people use them. With this in mind, our design ideas evolve only after we have developed a relationship with our clients and have gained an understanding of their needs and expectations. Whether it’s a full design solution or an exercise in space-planning, each project is considered and tailored to the clients’ requirements. With successful projects throughout the UK, Channel Islands and beyond, Axis Mason has an experienced team and an extensive heritage in creating beautiful homes from concept to completion.
The interior design team at Axis Mason provides design, space planning, workplace strategy, branding and consultancy services to all major sectors including corporate workplace and commercial offices, residential, hospitality, leisure and education sectors.The team principally work with light, colour, texture and form to create considered and intelligent environments that support client objectives, reinforce brand values and make positive enduring impressions.
Axis Mason has a dedicated team of landscape architects that excel at creating environments with a unique sense of place but also achieve an effective balance between the technical demands and natural constraints of each project. Through careful analysis of the natural landscape and the programmatic needs of our clients, Axis Mason is able to deliver design-led solutions that demonstrate a real understanding of the practicalities of implementing and maintaining landscapes for the future.


Axis Mason has a broad knowledge and depth of technical expertise in design and place-making that adds value to the regeneration and development of towns and cities. Design and delivery are our core values and we are committed to creating the highest standard of sustainable design while ensuring that projects achieve the best possible commercial solution. Our focus is to thoroughly understand the clients’ needs and provide services and solutions that are innovative, functional and delivered on time and within budget. From the outset, Axis Mason adopts a collaborative approach to projects and has considerable experience of ‘design partnering’ with many of the UK’s leading consultants and design professionals.