About Us

Stephen Carrick Architects is an architectural practice that focuses on all aspects of heritage conservation + residential architecture.

The practice has specific expertise in:

  • The adaptive reuse of buildings
  • Alterations and additions to heritage buildings
  • New buildings located in a heritage streetscape or context
  • Conservation planning and all aspects of built heritage management
  • Liaison with regulatory authorities


Stephen Carrick


Stephen is a registered architect with 30 years experience in the conservation and management of heritage sites. His experience and expertise have been developed from extensive work on large and small heritage projects in both metropolitan and regional Western Australia.

Stephen worked for the Western Australian Government from 1992 to 2009, providing him with a unique ability to provide clients with contemporary, creative, practical and viable solutions to sites involving heritage places.

Nicola Marchesi

Architectural Graduate

Nicola Marchesi is an architectural graduate that has worked with SCA since January 2017.

Nicola has recently assisted with the preparation of a Conservation Management Plan for the former Riverbank Detention Centre in Caversham. This document will assist future developers to respectfully and strategically adapt the Detention Centre for future uses such as artists’ residences, hospitality, tourism and educational facilities.

She is currently assisting the Uniting Church of Australia to conserve the Wesley Chapel in Guildford.

Hannah Tan

Architectural Graduate

Hannah started working for SCA in 2020.
She has recently been working on the Brookton Memorial Hall project, helping to design three options for the community.

Hannah has also been working on a series of heritage assessment documents including preparing Archival Records and Heritage Impact Statements. In addition, Hannah is drafting a studio space to a residence in Moir Street, Perth.

Teddy (theodore) Carrick

Director of Public Relations

Our public relations director is dedicated to bringing good vibes to the office. After joining the team in 2018, Teddy has worked hard at developing a positive workplace culture.