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Witherford Watson Mann's revamp of 12th century castle wins 2013 Stirling Prize

26-Sep-2013 | By

Witherford Watson Mann has won the RIBA Stirling Prize with its revamp of the 12th-century Astley Castle in Warwickshire

Rykwert on Astley: Witherford Watson Mann have been gentle surgeons, saving the essential, eliminating the incidental\'

Astley Castle's Stirling Prize win hailed as an ‘important precedent’ for historic buildings

1-Oct-2013 | By

Witherford Watson Mann’s contemporary intervention into the historic fabric of a 12th-century ruin is seen as signalling a radical new approach to heritage architecture, writes Richard Waite

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Stirling Prize 2013: Astley Castle win was 'best result for bookies this millennium'

27-Sep-2013 | By

Bookmaker William Hill has cleaned up following the surprise Stirling Prize victory by outsider Astley Castle

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Stirling Prize 2013: The profession reacts

27-Sep-2013 | By ,

The industry reacts to last night’s victory for Astley Castle by Stirling Prize ‘virgins’ Witherford Watson Mann

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Witherford Watson Mann's revamp of 12th century castle wins 2013 Stirling Prize

26-Sep-2013 | By

Witherford Watson Mann has won the RIBA Stirling Prize with its revamp of the 12th-century Astley Castle in Warwickshire

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Stirling shortlist: Park Hill by Hawkins\Brown with Studio Egret West

20-Sep-2013 | By

‘A Brutalist masterpiece has been saved from the knacker’s yard and new retrofit standards have been set. These are big wins,’ writes Rory Olcayto

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Stirling shortlist: Giant’s Causeway Visitor Centre by Heneghan Peng

20-Sep-2013 | By Stephen Best

This building characterises the causeway; a zone of transition where natural meanings are brought together in a new way,’ writes Stephen Best

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Stirling shortlist: Astley Castle by Witherford Watson Mann

20-Sep-2013 | By Edwin Heathcote

‘It feels like the English have finally found an architect able to work with history without having to panic about modernity,’ writes Edwin Heathcote

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Stirling shortlist: Bishop Edward King Chapel Niall McLaughlin

20-Sep-2013 | By Joseph Rykwert

‘What visitors might instinctively appreciate is its obvious clarity and integrity, which will surely articulate their impression,’ writes Joseph Rykwert

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Stirling shortlist: University of Limerick by Grafton Architects

20-Sep-2013 | By John McLaughlin

‘The building has a strongly sculptural character that looks as though it might have been hewn out of the ground,’ writes John McLaughlin

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Stirling shortlist: Newhall Be by Alison Brooks Architects

20-Sep-2013 | By

‘Does Newhall Be have anything further to offer? Well, yes. For a start, it includes a new typology: the terraced courtyard house,’ writes Felix Mara