At Studio 11 Architecture we firmly believe that architecture is created by the whole design team, and we use a combination of our own skills and experience combined with trusted consultants to deliver successful projects for our clients.

Studio 11 team

Kris Baxter

Managing Director

Kris founded Studio 11 Architecture in 2008 following over ten years in architectural practice and working for regional developers. With a wide variety of experience including conservation and residential projects he has a particular interest in creating places where people want to live.

Likes: Cake, Motorsport, Modern Art, Made in Chelsea

Dislikes: Garlic, Full mailboxes, Windows 10

Favourite Building: Stansted Airport

Favourite Studio 11 Project: Anvil Mews, Stamford

Johnathon Gower


Johnathon joined Studio 11 Architecture in 2015 as an Architectural Assistant with particular experience in sustainable design.

Prior to embarking on his professional career, Johnathon studied architecture at Huddersfield University graduating in 2009 with a BA (Hons) degree.

Likes: Cooking, Judo, Tidiness

Dislikes: Cats, Heights, Being too hot

Favourite Building: Tate Modern Switch Extension

Favourite Studio 11 Project:Cambridge Road, Spellbrook

Chloe Hewitt

Architectural Technician

Chloe has recently completed her BTEC Level 3 in Construction and SAP Assessors course with a view to undertaking a Higher National Course at The College of West Anglia.

Within the office Chloe leads her own team and has a particular interest in residential layouts and design.

Likes: The colour black, Nandos, Reading thriller novels

Dislikes: Being too cold, Rude people, Driving

Favourite Building: Reichstag

Favourite Studio 11 Project:Blackfriars, Wisbech

Gemma Alexander

Practice Manager

Gemma joined the Studio 11 team in 2017 and brings with her knowledge of marketing, customer relations experience and bringing ideas to life. Gemma was previously a manager of a local Building Society, and has helped develop websites for international marketing in her previous role. A mum to 3, a wife, agony aunt and a marketer!

Likes: Music, travelling, family time, playing the piano, red wine and chocolate.

Dislikes: Noisy eaters, bad drivers, spiders and wasps

Favourite Building: Cinderella Castle

Favourite Studio 11 Project: Plank Drove, Crowland

Emma Gower

Trainee Architectural Technician

Emma joined us at the end of summer 2016 after completing her A levels, including product design. Whilst studying, Emma also found time to work for the department store John Lewis.

Likes: Driving cars, Concerts, The colour green, Southern Comfort and American Horror Story

Dislikes: Opening cardboard boxes (tearing cardboard!), Having her picture taken and Other road users

Favourite Building: The Shard

Favourite Studio 11 Project: 54 Elm Road, Wisbech

Beth Parrish

Trainee Architectural Technician

Beth started working at Studio 11 in autumn 2016 and was looking for a change in career, having previously been working in a bakery for the past 5 years.

She is a very talented sportswoman representing England twice at international badminton matches! Very much into sports, Beth also enjoys playing tennis and has a Level 3 Diploma in Diet & Nutrition.

Likes: Pizza, reading, going on holiday and a Gin and Tonic!

Dislikes: Spiders, Bananas, Loud eaters and People who are late

Favourite Building: Roman Colosseum

Favourite Studio 11 Project: Church Street, Holbeach

Ralph Charman

Chartered Architectural Technologist, Structural Engineer & Civil Engineer AMIStructE, MICE, MCIAT, ACIOB.

Ralph has worked in the building industry since 1965 and founded his own practice – Ralph Charman Associates in 1984. Ralph joins the Studio 11 Architecture team with a huge amount of professional experience in Architectural Structural and Civil Engineering, expanding the services available to Studio 11 clients.

Prior to joining Studio 11 Architecture, Ralph worked for a number of international companies where he gained a wealth of experience/knowledge working on the 'new' Automobile Association (AA) Headquarters in Basingstoke, the electrification of both The Peoples Republic of Yemen and Botswana including power stations, substations and distribution systems.

Likes: Current affairs, travel, good food, good beer and fine wine, reading, music and engineered structures.

Dislikes: Indecisiveness, bad drivers, hanging around airports, tripe and liquorice.

Favourite Building: Works by Antoni Guadi – El Templo Expiatorio de la Sagrada Familia, Casa Mila (La Pedrera), Casa Batllo and Palau Guell.

Favourite Studio 11 Project: Plank Drove, Crowland.

Lee Riches

Senior Architectural Assistant

Lee brings with him significant experience working in Lincolnshire on predominantly domestic projects. Lee will be a key client contact within the Practice and manage his own team. Lee is also a keen beekeeper!

Likes: Beekeeping, travelling, music, football and cycling

Dislikes: Snakes, heights

Favourite Building: Lloyds Building

Simon Bates

Senior Architectural Technologist

Simon brings with him a wealth of knowledge and experience along with a passion for great design. Simon’s speciality is working on listed buildings and conservation works. He has worked in all sectors which include, commercial, industrial, residential and the care sector.

Likes: Travelling, Spending time with my family, Golf

Dislikes: Rudeness, Cold callers, Early Mornings

Favourite Project: Chapel Lane, Letty Green

Favourite Building: Burghley House, Stamford

Rebecca Allbones

Marketing and Business Administrator

Rebecca joins the Studio 11 team, bringing with her experience in management, administration and customer relations. Rebecca’s previous job was a Salon Manager, and she is a busy working mum who will soon be planning her wedding to Studio 11 Architecture’s MD!

Likes: Shopping, interior design, travel, long walks on the beach

Dislikes: Rudeness, tomatoes, confined spaces

Favourite building: Osbourne House Isle of Wight- great childhood memories

Favourite Studio 11 project: Aston