Amir Bassir

Built Heritage Specialist (Northampton)

01604 809802 ABassir@mola.org.uk LinkedIn profile

As the Historic Buildings Officer in MOLA's Northampton office, Amir’s responsibilities include the day to day management of historic buildings projects, on-site recording, and reporting. In addition to historic buildings, he has extensive experience of illustrations, graphics and has been a key member of the illustration office since 2009. Amir gained a BSc in Geology and Archaeology from Birmingham University and starting working for us in 2006 as a site assistant.


After joining the Illustration team in 2009, he developed an interest in historic building. He assisted in the surveying and reporting of a number of sites, before taking a more active, managerial role in 2012. Amir has worked on a wide range of projects, from agricultural and vernacular to stately homes, factories and breweries, ecclesiastical buildings, industrial structures including harbor sluice gates, and a number of gasworks sites. He has a keen interest in photography, 3D modelling and traditional drafting and survey, and enjoys incorporating these aspects within the historic building projects.

Amir Bassir (c)MOLA

Meet the Technical Specialists

Our Technical Specialists are leading experts in the fields of geomatics, GIS, geophysics, geoarchaeology, aerial survey and building recording. We also employ professional editors, graphic illustrators and photographers who guarantee our reports and publications are presented to a high quality.

Geomatician working at Knole House