The Georgian Group’s Architectural Awards, held annually since 2003, celebrate exemplary conservation and restoration projects in the UK. Traditionally taking place in autumn each year, they provide an opportunity to recognise those who have shown vision and commitment in restoring Georgian buildings and landscapes.
Enter our next awards
To enter, you will need to complete an entry form, available below; once you have downloaded the form it is able to be filled in electronically. Completed forms and supporting information should be returned to Oliver Flory, General Manager: firstname.lastname@example.org. For large files, WeTransfer or a similar file sharing service should be used. Applicants are welcome to enter multiple projects however one application form should be used per project.
The deadline for applications for the 2023 awards is 1 May.
Schemes must be in the UK, Isle of Man or Channel Islands and must have reached practical completion by early summer of the year of entry. For the purpose of the Awards, the term ‘Georgian’ embraces the long eighteenth century from 1660 to 1840.
The award categories are: Restoration of a Georgian Country House; Restoration of a Georgian Interior; Restoration of a Georgian Building in an Urban Setting; Reuse of a Georgian Building; Restoration of a Georgian Garden or Landscape; New Building in the Spirit of the Georgian Era; New Building in a Georgian Context, The Diaphoros prize for entries which fall outside of those categories; and a new award for 2023, The Sustainable Innovation Award, for projects which demonstrate a sensitive approach to environmental issues.
The owner’s consent is a condition of entry.
The Georgian Group’s last Architectural Awards took place on 25 October 2022.
Rescue of a Georgian Building
Winner: Asknish House, Argyll and Bute
Commended: Boston Manor House, Brentford
Commended: Northwold Manor, Northwold, Norfolk
Restoration of a Georgian Country House
Winner: Wolterton Park, Norfolk
Commended: Benham Park, Benham Valance
Commended: Bledlow Manor, Bledlow
Restoration of a Georgian Building in an Urban Setting
Winner: Theatre Royal, Drury Lane, London
Commended: 4 Derby Terrace, Nottingham
Commended: 87 Moorgate & 8 Moorfields, London
Commended: Porter’s Lodge, Stratford Place, London
Re-use of a Georgian Building
Winner: 17 Nineteen (Holy Trinity Church), Sunderland
Commended: Shepherd’s Barn & Stable lavatories, Firle Place, East Sussex
Commended: City of London Freeman’s School, Ashtead, Surrey
The Giles Worsley Award for New Building in the Spirit of the Georgian Era
Winner: Davey’s Farm, Warmington, Northamptonshire
Commended: Duredon Farm, Minehead, Somerset
Restoration of a Georgian Garden or Landscape
Winner: Marble Hill House, Twickenham
Memento Mori, Hampshire
Great Linford Manor Park
New Building in a Georgian Context
Winner: Levine Building, Trinity College, Oxford
Winner: Shrewbury Flaxmill Maltings, Shrewsbury, Shropshire
Winner: Adrian Boult Building, Westminster School, London
More information on our 2022 awards, and all of these projects, can be found here.
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