Mad about the house
The winners of the National HomeBuilder Design Awards 2003 were announced on Friday (2 May). Winners, shown here, were chosen in 12 categories instead of the usual 10. The 'Best House'category has been replaced by 'Best House of One or Two Storeys'and 'Best House of Three Storeys or More'.The other new category is 'Best Mixed-Use Development'. The judges, chaired by Michael Manser, included Robert Adam, John Assael and the AJ's Barrie Evans.
BEST HOUSE OF ONE OR TWO STOREYS SUNSET STRIP, POOLE, DORSET KL Architects for Seven Developments
BEST HOUSE OF THREE OR MORE STOREYS EAGLE HOUSE, LONDON SW1 The Halpern Partnership for London Town
BEST HOUSE OF THE FUTURE MILLENNIUM MEWS, CROXTETH, LIVERPOOL John McCall Architects for Riverside Housing
BEST RETIREMENT DEVELOPMENT CASTLE VILLAGE, BERKHAMSTED, HERTFORDSHIRE Barton Willmore and PRP Architects for Ward Homes, landscape by Barton Willmore Environmental
BEST HOUSING DEVELOPMENT OF THE YEAR MILL VIEW, ST NEOT'S, CAMBRIDGSHIRE Wayland Tunley & Associates for Archstone Developments
BEST HOUSING ASSOCIATION DEVELOPMENT POPLAR TREE GARDENS, YORK Cartwright Pickard Architects for Yorkshire Housing in partnership with City of York Council
BEST HOUSING PROJECT OF THE YEAR NEW PROVIDENCE WHARF (PHASE 1), LONDON E14 Skidmore Owings and Merrill for Ballymore Partnership. Skidmore Owings and Merrill also carried out the landscape design.
BEST MIXED-USE DEVELOPMENT CHARTER QUAY, KINGSTON-UPON-THAMES, SURREY John Thompson & Partners and PRC Fewster & Partners for St George West London, landscape by Julie Toll Landscape & Garden Design
BEST LANDSCAPING OF A DEVELOPMENT REPTON PARK, WOODFORD GREEN, ESSEX ML Group for Crest Nicholson Residential (Eastern), landscape by Murdoch Wickham Landscape
BEST RESTORATION AND CONVERSION BOX WORKS, CASTLEFIELD, MANCHESTER Arkheion Architects for Urban Splash, landscape by Hyland Edgar Driver
BEST APARTMENT BUILDING TIMBER WHARF, CASTLEFIELD, MANCHESTER Glenn Howells Architects for Urban Splash, landscape by Hyland Edgar Driver
BEST USE OF A BROWNFIELD SITE PORT MARINE, PORTISHEAD, BRISTOL Austin-Smith: Lord, APG Architects, BBA Architects and Charter for Crest Nicholson Residential (south west), landscape by Derek Lovejoy Partnership