304 The Parade, Kensington SA 5068

About Us
Who We Are

Cheesman Architects is a South Australian practice recognised for its innovative design, collaborative approach and technical excellence.

Originally established in 1986 by Rob Cheesman, the practice has continued to develop and flourish under its two Managing Directors, Peter Petrou and James Sage.

The practice encompasses multiple design disciplines and is acknowledged for its attention to detail and 'whole of project' consideration to its work.

Through its comprehensive project approach, Cheesman Architects accurately defines the unique requirements of each project as the basis for creating relevant, high-value solutions.


The Team

Rob Cheesman AM, Director, founded Cheesman Architects in 1986 on broadly based economic, environmental and social principles.

James Sage is Managing Director and specialist project architect who has a high degree of skill in the definition, planning, design and management of large complex projects.

Peter Petrou is Managing Director and Cheesman Architects' principal technical architect. His passion is in the detail.

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Cheesman Architects is a multi-disciplinary practice which provides services in the following specialist areas:

  • Architecture
  • Interior Design
  • Landscape Architecture
  • Master Planning
  • Urban Design
  • Sustainability
  • Complex Projects
  • Facilities Planning

Our Work