About us

The practice was established in 1984 and is now based in the historic town of Battle in a converted mediaeval hall house. AHA  is a registered practice with the Royal Institute of British Architects. AHA are a member of the Battle Chamber of Commerce and are involved in many of its activities.

Alan Hunting, Principal:

Alan holds an Honours Diploma in Architecture and is a Chartered Architect. Prior to the establishment of Alan Hunting Associates in 1984 he worked for the Property Services Agency involved in large scale projects such as an Officers’ Mess at Manston Airport, the Courts and Crown Offices at Canterbury and the redevelopment of Portsmouth Dockyard.

In his spare time Alan enjoys cycling and for several years has taken part in the London to Brighton Bike Ride.

David Ovenden, Chartered Surveyor:

David Ovenden, Dip.Surv.,M.R.I.C.S., M.B.Eng., M.C.I.A.T., I.H.B.C.

David is a Chartered Building Surveyor, a corporate building engineer and chartered architectural technologist. He has a special interest in historic buildings and before joining AHA worked in private practice and then for the National Trust. In his spare time David is a keen landscape photographer.

Kay Hunting, Practice manager:

Kay trained as a secretary and then obtained RSA Teacher’s Diploma for secretarial and shorthand skills and taught in further education colleges. More recently she has been President of the Battle Chamber of Commerce, Chairman of the Battle Partnership and a Councillor on Battle Town Council. 








Alan Hunting


David Ovenden
David Ovenden


Kay Hunting
Kay Hunting