ARCHITECTURE: Affordable Housing

Hubbard Court, Housing for the Future

Nomination

Hubbard Court is a social housing scheme consisting of eleven one and two-bedroom flats designed to Housing for Varying Needs older and ambulant disabled standards, delivered for South Ayrshire Council with Hub South West, Ashleigh Scotland Ltd and Clancy Consulting. It sits on Prestwick’s Main Street, in a highly prominent location, adjacent to Prestwick Cross and Boydfield gardens. It is a modestly sized but complex project, sensitively designed with the community as well as the end user in mind.  The […]

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Bingham Avenue

Nomination

Set along the southern edge of Duddingston, Bingham has a quiet, suburban character and is defined by areas of park and tree lined boulevards. The site sits at the corner of Bingham Park on the former site of Lismore Primary School. The school was partially replaced with the Seaview Respite Centre, providing temporary care for children with disabilities. The proposed site occupies the area left vacant since the school’s demolition. The project has been designed to maximise the active frontage […]

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Fielden Street

Nomination

A landmark development which signals a gateway into the Camlachie neighbourhood; knitting together a historic industrial area and newer housing stock. This is the final phase of a 20-year programme of regeneration in the Camlachie area of Glasgow. Historically this was a busy industrial and residential area but de-industrialisation in the late 20th-Century led to its decline. Since then, West of Scotland Housing Association has constructed new housing to the east, around an original network of wide streets. To the […]

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Helenvale Street

Nomination

We were appointed by Parkhead Housing Association to design & deliver a residential development on a derelict site in Parkhead, Glasgow. The scheme comprises of 24 energy efficient and generously proportioned flats for social rent; providing a mix of 1 and 2 bed flats. The principle aim was to provide a considered response that takes cognisance of surrounding buildings and street networks, specifically the site’s unique position adjacent to the listed Parkhead Library, to ensure this development positively contributes to […]

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