Joint Winner: The Boathouse, Chesterton

To promote a wider understanding and appreciation of the construction industry

View of The Boathouse from the River Cam

In this category, there are two winning schemes and one commendation.

Joint Winner: The Boathouse

Client: Mr and Mrs Gustafsson

Architect: Ashworth Parkes Architects Ltd

Structural Engineer: CAR

Timber Frame: Carpenter Oak

Design for Manufacturer and Assembly Engineer: Element Design & Consulting

Lead Carpenter: Laurie Prentis

Judges’ Comments

“The Boathouse, for its extraordinary skill, hand craftsmanship and beauty. It was designed and hand-built by a team of passionate craftsmen, who were determined to use no metal in its construction.”