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Peabody launches hunt for architect to design 150 east London homes

[Expressions of interest must be received by 5 March] Commemorating its 150th year, the Peabody housing trust has launched a two-stage competition to design 150–200 new homes on a brownfield site in east London

The contest is open to students and practices of all sizes.

Shortlisted teams will be invited to submit fee bids for the £500,000 commission and the winning team will develop the design to a planning application.

Students and any other entrants who fall short of the contest’s qualification criteria will be entered into a parallel contest with a cash prize award.

This year the trust is celebrating the 150th anniversary of its foundationn by George Peabody (pictured) in 1862.

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  • Dear Mark Shickell

    I would like to confirm our company's interest in this application.

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    With Kind Regards
    Josie Stokes

    Team Secretary - Conran and Partners

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