Mark McDowall

Landscape Architect
Architectural Designer
B.L.Arch, R.L.A, A.I.L.A
M.I.L.I, M.G.L.D.A.

Prior to joining Hoctor Smyth in 2016, Mark was the Regional Director at ParkHood Landscape Architects in Belfast where he was responsible for work throughout Ireland, Northern Ireland and London.  He was also a Senior Landscape Architect at Taylor Cullity Lethlean, Australia’s most highly awarded Landscape Architectural Design Practice.  A Registered Landscape Architect (AILA) with over 20 years experience, he has practiced throughout Ireland, Australia and the U.K.


Marks portfolio includes a wide variety of project types ranging from intimately scaled development such as residential house design and private gardens to large public infrastructure projects including; waterfronts, botanic gardens, urban park’s, playground’s, civic plaza’s, streetscapes and educational institutions.  A number of these have received notable accolades for design excellence at national and international events.

​With a specialist skill set that encompasses both architectural design and landscape architecture, Mark provides clients with innovative design solutions that sensitively connect a new or existing house with it’s surrounding context.

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