Welcome to our web site.

We are a long established company fusing form and function into innovative, quality design for Consumer Products, Vehicle Systems and Audio Systems.

A 'key' area of our expertise and passion is in the design and construction of 'low energy' homes & small buildings; these are often labelled 'passive' , 'eco' or 'green homes & buildings'.

Together with this we have, for many years specialised in interesting & functional interiors for the private home and the retail / corporate areas.  Because of our design, engineering and architectural experience; we can offer a complete service in all these areas.  From initial conception, through design, specification and on to manufacture/construction; with full commissioning via a turnkey package tailored just for you.

Our aim is to make imagination possible.

Please use the 'Menu' at the top of your screen for navigation and to delve further into our areas of proficiency, or just 'click/tap' on Contact ... to visit the contact page and send us a message with your request.

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We are available when you are, just contact us for further details on what we can offer you.  We tailor our services to suit your needs. No magic involved, just great design and honest hard work on your behalf.

Copyright © 1990 - 2016  Colin Perry design™, Applewood & Perry™ and respected owners®.  Trade Marks™ and Patents apply. For our Terms of Use, please "Tap here"

Something more about us.

Colin Perry design is a small team specialising in the Design Industry; from Consumer Product design, Transportation systems, Audiophile systems, Interior Design and the small 'energy efficient' homes sector.  Our team is committed to creating fresh, thoughtful 'and' eco-friendly systems & products for living, working and retail environments.  Using our clients needs & wishes to guide us throughout the design and construction processes of their projects.

This company can offer a concept only design service through to manufacture or full architecture, planning and building services.  We are the direct link between our designs and the finished item; assuring originality, quality and peace of mind; together with the utmost discretion for your privacy and technologies.  In addition to our in-house team, we have put together a selection of engineers, artisans, specialists, craftspeople and consultants whom we can rely on for each project, when needed.  Offering you the client a wealth of knowledge and experience from our small firm.

Colin Perry, as the principle, brings a wide range of personal and professional experience to the fore.  From innovative design solutions, engineering techniques, project management, administration and logistical expertise.  Colin's wide experience includes transportation systems, audio systems, a broad range of residential and retail projects, restoration of protected buildings and period homes. Our new builds and new home designs, developed over two decades ago, naturally incorporate energy saving and passive systems with 'green' architecture and sustainable building practices.  Please download our new-build brochure; just click/tap "here".

Colin Perry

Look through the pages of this web site, then contact Colin Perry design today as a first step in 'making your imagination possible' .


Interior Design

Designing an interior requires a number of skills born out of education, training and experience; these together with our imagination, artistic flair and dedication; brings together your wishes and ideas into tangible forms that stand the test of time.

We enjoy the process and individuality that each project brings, large and small; wherever it may be located.

Please use the 'menu' for navigation around this site dedicated to our key areas of expertise in green/Eco home design that we are so passionate about.

We are available when you are, just contact us for further details on what we can offer you.  We tailor our services to suit your needs. No magic involved, just honest hard work on your behalf.


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Please tap "here" for more information on 'Retail interiors'  or "Tap here" for 'Private Interiors'


Architecture - Design and Build

We design new homes, remodel and construct buildings of all sorts, large and small, each with the same enthusiasm.  All our buildings and work use as much natural and low carbon materials as possible - for sustainable 'low energy' living.   This company can offer a design only service through to full architectural design, planning and building services.  Providing you the client a wealth of knowledge and experience from our team.  We specialise in high efficiency cottage and modern small home designs with an 'English style' and a modern flair; blending each new build into the environment and the location when needed.  All designs feature our own sophisticated passive and energy saving build systems [developed by Colin Perry over two decades] for low energy consumption and comfortable living.  See more about what we offer and about our ecological ethic via the link at the bottom of this page.    Colin Perry design has completed small & large projects, designs and supplied artworks to a wide variety of clients, corporations and families in Europe, North America, North Africa and the Middle East.  Please contact Colin Perry design today as a first step in 'making YOUR imagination and our skills into reality'.   "Tap here"  to download / view our 'New homes brochure' for your review.


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Please tap "here" for more on our Ecological Ethics and Passive build systems.



Over the years we have created, designed and constructed vibrant and exciting pieces of artwork and sculpture for our various projects (both for use inside and out).  Our in-house team has created many; we also source or commission canvases, artworks, craft, features and custom furniture from artisans around the globe just for our clients and the design as a whole.

To further enhance the project we undertake for you or just for that something special and unique; we can help you in more ways than one.


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Please contact us for further details

"Making Imagination Possible"

Contact us ...  We are always happy to help and advise current and potential clients in any way we can.

This company offers as little or as much as you want.  We are that direct link between our designs and the finished item. Assuring originality, quality and peace of mind; together with the utmost discretion for your privacy.  In addition to our own team, we have put together a selection of artisans, specialists, craftspeople and consultants whom we can rely on for each project, when needed.  These can create fine bookcases in European hardwoods, sumptuous furniture, hand crafted plasterwork, detailed panel decoration along with sculpture and artworks - just for you.   Initially, please contact us via e-mail and you are sure of a reply.  Just use the little manilla envelope on this page.   In the UK you may telephone us on  0845 00 41 712  Local.  We are also 'Skype' accessible via the button below.


To contact us via email ... Just tap on the manilla envelope.

Here's our company logo [tap to zoom], a performing elephant with lot's of class.  She's called 'Ellee';   Achieving the impossible, just imagine ...




Interior Design - Private Clients

Form, function, quality materials and good design are our cornerstones.  We design for 'you' not for ourselves; we do not create an interior from or around a supplier, catalogues of soft furnishings, fabric or of 'name' brand items.  Our interiors, of exemplary build and finish qualities, are as individual as you are.

Colin Perry design

   Colin Perry is the principle and brings a wide range of personal and professional experience to the fore.  From innovative design solutions, engineering techniques, colour schemes and design expertise.  Colin has created his own authentic period finishes to match or mimic original colours.  The formula for these and the techniques used in making them are available for personal use.  For more information on "Making your own natural & friendly paints".  Please "tap here" to view / download our complimentary guide.


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Please tap "here" for information on 'Retail and corporate interiors.'


Interior Design - Retail & Corporate

Workable designs, tuned to your expertise and business sector are our foundation for your retail or commercial interior.  Utilising your products or services within a recognizable colour scheme and theme package.

Good design promotes better business for you and also engenders loyal customers and happy employees.  From a concept design through to a turnkey package; we can do as little or as much as you wish.

Colin Perry design

Identifiable designs used in the retail or corporate environment create a signature for both you and your products. This, coupled with your logo and business practices, solidify who and what you are. From a corner shop through to major brand; we can advise, help and offer a design & theme just for you and your business. Creating a package that is right for you our client.


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Please tap "here" for more information on 'Private interiors' for your home, getaway or holiday cottage.


Energy Saving Design and Build.

We endeavour to make all our designs, new homes and all remodelling as 'green' as is possible under our mandate from you.  With experience in natural & sustainable materials, always with energy efficiency in mind.  We construct all our buildings, large and small, with the same ecological ethic and low energy goal.  All our work uses passive building systems and a low carbon foot print.  Modern engineering also comes as standard; surpassing energy and building regulations.

Saving money on heating and cooling fuels and reduced carbon emissions for a better way of living and working.  We also offer rain-water harvesting, waste water recycling systems, solar heating systems and energy recovery - Just ask for details.


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Contact Colin Perry design today as a first step in ‘making YOUR imagination possible’.  To find out more, just tap "here" to download / view our 'New homes brochure' for yourself.

★ Please note that all designs, materials and construction are subject to the relevant local government regulations & approvals.

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