Manser Medal 2015 - longlist

RIBA rather slipped this one under the radar in June, but we were delighted to discover this week that after its success at the RIAS awards our Mill conversion project has been placed on the long list of 18 projects for the Manser Medal 2015.

Official press release from RIBA

The Manser Medal is awarded each year to the best new house designed by an Architect in the UK, and represents the pinnacle of house design accolades. The short list will be announced by RIBA on the 3rd September.

Press announcement via Bustler
Press announcement via Architects' Journal


Saltire Housing 2015 Design Award Winners

WT Architecture are delighted to announce another award for The Mill in the Saltire Society 2015 Housing Design Awards. We are particularly thrilled that our contractor Lawrie Construction has been awarded the Chartered Institute of Builder's 'Good Building Award' for his work on The Mill as the best built single house in Scotland.

To visit the project page, click here.


RIAS Award Winners 2015









WT Architecture are thrilled to announce that our project The Mill has received an RIAS award. The results were announced last night at the RIAS Award Ceremony, where it was great to be joined by the project team John Lawrie of Lawrie Construction who built it, Ben Adam of David Narro Associates Engineers and Bob Riddell our Quantity Surveyor. 

We were delighted to also hear that The Mill was shortlisted for the Historic Scotland Award for Conservation and Climate Change, a Special Category Award in which only a handful were selected.

Stay tuned for the Saltire Housing 2015 Design Awards announcement next week.


Click here to visit the project page. 

Saltire Housing Design Awards 2015 - shortlist

WT Architecture is delighted to announce that our Borders Mill conversion has been shortlisted in the Saltire Society Housing Design Awards 2015.

The Mill was selected for the Alterations, Renovations and Extensions category shortlist, along with four other strong projects by Scottish practices. A judges visit will be taking place shortly, with the results due to be announced in June.

To visit The Mill project page, click here

Commendation! EAA Awards 2015

We are trilled to announce that our Mill conversion project in the Borders has been awarded a Commendation at the 2015 Edinburgh Architectural Association Awards, in the Regeneration and Conservation category.

Mid Rock House, Elie, was also shortlisted for the Ambassador Award.

An open exhibition of the short listed projects is now display at the Edinburgh Architectural Association Office in 15 Rutland Square until 28th April 2015.


To view the Mill project page, please click here.

To visit the House in Elie project page, please click here. 


RIAS / RIBA Awards 2015 - shortlist

WT Architecture are very proud to have received two short listings in this years RIAS / RIBA Awards 2015.

Our Borders Mill conversion, and new House in Elie, are both in the running to receive this prestigious accolade, along with a strong list of 22 other projects from Scottish practices.

Judging visits to both buildings are scheduled to take place shortly, with the results due to be announced in June.


The Work of WT Architecture Friday 20th March

Wil Tunnell will be talking about the work of WT Architecture at Edinburgh University this Friday for the Edinburgh University Student Architecture Society, EUSAS. The talk will be on the design process and philosophies behind some of our award winning and current projects, including the newly appointed commission from Network Rail for detailed design proposals of the Forth Bridge Experience.

This will be held in Old College Lecture Theatre 183 on Friday 20th March at 6.30pm, with a small admission charge for non-members.

For the Facebook event page, click here.

To view the Forth Bridge Experience project page, click here.