Clifford’s Tower

2022-05-11T11:53:27+01:00

Chris Dyson visits Clifford’s Tower in York, where he finds restoration works by Hugh Broughton Architects and conservation architect Martin Ashley have employed intelligent sustainable timber engineering solutions culminating in a rooftop viewing platform.

Clifford’s Tower2022-05-11T11:53:27+01:00

Catching Sun House

2022-05-11T11:52:06+01:00

Studioshaw has transformed a disused MOT centre in east London into a sustainable light-filled home.

Catching Sun House2022-05-11T11:52:06+01:00

A roadmap to retrofit: is EnerPHit the answer?

2021-12-06T12:50:36+01:00

Watch our webinar with Schüco, exploring the future of EnerPHit and whether the standard provides a realistic and affordable roadmap to retrofitting our historic building stock.

A roadmap to retrofit: is EnerPHit the answer?2021-12-06T12:50:36+01:00

Stephen Lawrence Prize 2021

2021-10-26T16:58:36+01:00

The Water Tower by Tonkin Liu has been awarded the 2021 RIBA Stephen Lawrence Prize for best new UK project with a construction cost of under £1 million.

Stephen Lawrence Prize 20212021-10-26T16:58:36+01:00

Lavender Hill

2021-10-27T12:14:48+01:00

Sergison Bates has converted the site of a former sheet metal factory in Lavender Hill, London, into a community of nine dwellings with a courtyard garden at its heart. Patrick Lynch enjoys the uncanny sensation of stepping into the backyard of a busy London street and being transported to an entirely different world.

Lavender Hill2021-10-27T12:14:48+01:00

Redhill Barn

2021-10-12T11:10:06+01:00

Type has sensitively converted a derelict barn in Devon into a new home for a retired couple on a mission to rewild the surrounding 25 acres of farmland.

Redhill Barn2021-10-12T11:10:06+01:00

Fit for the future

2021-08-30T18:36:50+01:00

Sanya Polescuk Architects has retrofitted an unloved 1950s terraced house to make a home that is refreshed, expanded and entirely fossil-fuel free. Sanya Polescuk explains the practice’s approach to balancing conservation issues with the urgent need to inject our housing stock with a new and sustainable lease of life.

Fit for the future2021-08-30T18:36:50+01:00

BlueSky Barn

2021-08-25T16:37:31+01:00

31/44 Architects has converted an old grain store in the Norfolk countryside into a family home, using a palette of materials that plays on the mundane rural typology.

BlueSky Barn2021-08-25T16:37:31+01:00

Paddington Pantheon

2020-07-22T14:48:35+01:00

Interior
Jonathan Tuckey Design creates a diminutive double-height gallery within a west London mews house

Paddington Pantheon2020-07-22T14:48:35+01:00

‘Rebuilding Notre Dame’

2020-05-12T14:39:55+01:00

Viewpoint
A year after fire ravaged Notre-Dame de Paris, a TV documentary shows encouraging signs of progress in a reconstruction project that raises both structural and philosophical problems, says Donald Insall

‘Rebuilding Notre Dame’2020-05-12T14:39:55+01:00

Moderne Remodelled

2020-06-18T10:33:57+01:00

Workplace
Ben Adams Architects creates a colourful co-working space within Manchester's iconic Daily Express Building

Moderne Remodelled2020-06-18T10:33:57+01:00