Meet the Bricks 2019 Finalists – Part 2
We are just days away from The Bricks 2019.
Our annual awards celebrate the excellent work carried out by contractors, builders, developers and housing associations across England and Wales.
In this second part of our preview series, we shine a light on the finalists in our 51+ unit development categories. These chosen few have been selected from hundreds by our expert panel of judges.
Development of the Year (51+ Units North Category)
Site name: Standish Grange
Developer: Bloor Homes North West
Location: Chorley, Lancashire
A development of more than 100 two, three and four bedroom homes in detached, semi-detached and mews configurations in Standish, Lancashire.
Site name: Falkland Way
Developer: Keigar Homes Ltd
Location: Barton, North Lincolnshire
A total of 115 homes including a mixture of houses and bungalows, and 23 affordable homes.
Site name: Brookwood Chase
Developer: Persimmon Homes (Charles Church)
Location: Buckshaw Village, Lancashire
With a range of two bedroom apartments up to five bedroom homes, Brookwood Chase features 160 plot in total in a desirable area of Lancashire.
Site name: The Oaks
Developer: Persimmon Homes North West
Location: Flint, North Wales
Situated in the village of Oakenholt on the outskirts of the castle town of Flint in North Wales, The Oaks consists of modern two, three and four bedroom homes.
Site name: Manor Farm Fields
Developer: Bloor Homes Limited
Manor Farm Fields features more than 250 two, three and four bedroom homes for sale in Mickleover near Derby.
Development of the Year (51+ Units South Category)
Site name: Longwood Fields
Developer: Bloor Homes
Location: Melton, Suffolk
This development will eventually feature a total of 180 homes comprising of two, three, four and five-bedroom properties in Melton.
Site name: Archery Gardens
Developer: Gemselect Ltd
Location: St Leonards, East Sussex
Archery Gardens (shown work in progress) includes six luxury sympathetically restored villas and six spacious apartments converted from the listed Archery Villas. It also features 97 new homes ranging from single bedroom flats to four-bedroom houses over four phases, each designed to complement the area and needs of modern home owners.
Site name: Macauley Place
Developer: J W Stratton Ltd
Macauley Place features contemporary architectural design with high gables, slanting roofs and varying facades and features. It includes a mix of three, four and five bedroom houses and two bedroom apartments, two-tone brick and boarded facades with metallic grey anodised aluminium windows, doors and feature panels.
Site name: Ampthill Chase
Developer: Bloor Homes Limited
A development of more than 250 homes at Warren Farm in Ampthill, feature three and four bedroom family homes.
Looking forward to The Bricks 2019
Who will be crowned overall winners for 2019? We will know by Thursday 24th October, when the finals take place in Illuminate at the Science Museum, London.
- To see the finalists in our 1-10 unit, 11-50 units (North) and 11-50 units (South) development categories, click here
- To view the finalists in our social housing, conversion/refurbishment and multi-storey categories, click here.
- Meet the finalists in our Unsung Hero and Rising Star categories here
- Bricks and Mortar Partnership award for building control teams
What do our Bricks judges look for when they inspect a site? Watch one of the judges, Mike Swatton, explain in these short videos.
Please Note: Every care was taken to ensure the information in this article was correct at the time of publication. Any written guidance provided does not replace the reader’s professional judgement and any construction project should comply with the relevant Building Regulations or applicable technical standards. However, for the most up to date LABC Warranty technical guidance please refer to your Risk Management Surveyor and the latest version of the LABC Warranty technical manual.