National Urban Design Awards 2014 - Shortlisted Entries

PRACTICE AWARD

All the presentations can viewed here.

Winner:

  • Urban Initiatives Studio - Middlehaven Development Framework

Finalists

  • URBED - Icknield Port Loop
  • John Thompson & Partners - Chilmington Green
  • AREA - An Camas Mòr, Rothiemurchus

DEVELOPER AWARD

All the developer award presentations can viewed here.

Winner

  • Barratt London - Maple Quays (Canada Water, London)

Finalists

  • Blueprint Regeneration - Green Street in the Meadows (Nottingham) 
  • Linden Homes - Boxgrove (Guildford)

Commended

  • Torre Marine, Torquay -  Barratt & David Wilson Homes
  • Plot Q, Leith Harbour -  Barratt Eastern Scotland
  • Derwenthorpe, York - Barratt
  • Edenbrook, Hampshire  - Berkeley Homes
  • Graylingwell Park, Chichester - Linden Homes

PUBLIC SECTOR AWARD

All the Public Sector Award presentations can be viewed here here

Winner:

  • Bristol City Council - Know Your Place: A participatory approach to placemaking

Finalists:

  • London Borough of barking & Dagenham - Short Blue Place
  • Bolsover District Council, Chesterfield, Borough Council, North East Derbyshire District Council, Bassetlaw District Council - Joint Approach to Residential Design Guidelines
  • Conwy County Borough Council - Porth Eirias -  a scheme that combines regeneration and coastal defence

Student Award

Winner

Finalists

  • Designing ordinary, everyday marketplaces: An alternative regeneration approach for Wushan (Cixi, China) - Shen Gaojie (Cardiff University)
  • Rethinking the High Street,Swansea - Akolade Akiyode (Cardiff University) (video not yet available)
  • New Home - Critical Learning from Chinese Work Unit: From Urban Design to Social Sustainability  - Tong Shu, (Cardiff University)

Book Award

Winner:

  • Masterplanning Futures - Lucy Bullivant (Routledge / Taylor & Francis)

Finalists

  • New Urbanism: Life, Work, and Space in the New Downtown- Ilse Helbrecht & Peter Dirksmeier (Ashgate)
  • The Shape of Green: Aesthetics, Ecology, and Design- Lance Hosey (Island Press)
  • Designing Suburban Futures: New Models from Build a Better Burb- June Williamson (Island Press)
  • The Street: A Quintessential Social Public Space- Vikas Mehta (Routledge / Taylor & Francis)
  • Urban Design Ecologies: AD Reader- Brian MdGrath (Wiley)
  • The Urban Masterplanning Handbook- Eric Firley & Katharina Groen (Wiley)
  • New Urbanism: Life, Work, and Space in the New Downtown– Alexander Garvin (W.W Norton)