Craftsmanship Award Bourn Windmill

To promote a wider understanding and appreciation of the construction industry

Photograph of Bourn Windmill undergoing restoration

Craftsmanship – Winner: Bourn Mill

In this category there was one winner.


Client: Cambridge Past, Present & Future

Architect:  Tim Buxbaum Architect

Structural Engineer: The Morton Partnership

Millwright: MillBill (Bill Griffiths)

Main Contractor: Bakers of Danbury.

Specialist Scaffolder: ProFlat.

Quantity Surveyor: Philip Pank & Partners

Heritage Advice: Historic England & Cambridgeshire Windmills Consultancy

Engagement: Cambridgeshire ACRE

Project Team Support: Dedicated volunteers from the local community

Photography: Matthew Power


Judges Comments

“For the extraordinary complexity, originality and resourcefulness of the team, including volunteers, expert advisers and contractors, in carrying out this unique and highly successful restoration project.”