Studio KAP Architects and Malcolm Fraser Architects are just two of the front-runners competing for one of the most prestigious housing awards in Scottish architecture, it has emerged.
A list of those breaking away from the pack as leading contenders for the Saltire Awards was this morning revealed to the AJ. The winners are to be announced at a ceremony next Thursday (22 September).
Out of a field of 22 new homes visited by the judging panel, seven schemes in particular have captured the imagination of the judges.
extension at 12 Broomhill Place, Glasgow, by Studio KAP Architects;
Glenboig Cottage, Fintry, by Studio KAP Architects;
conversion of The Press, Edinburgh, by Duffy and Batt;
The Drum Phase 3, Boness, by Malcolm Fraser Architects;
an anonymous house in Ross-shire, by Brennan and Wilson Architects;
The Stable Block, Binny House, Ecclesmachen, by Crichton Wood Architects; and
A'Chrannag, Rothesay, by Gokay Deveci.
Following the ceremony Liverpool-based architect and Shed KM director James Weston will talk about his work.by Rob Sharp