Barnet and Southgate College

The proposed redevelopment of the Barnet and Southgate College site for Barratt David Wilson Homes North Thames won a Project Award at last Monday’s Housing Design Awards.

The 396 homes include a range of houses, maisonettes and apartments, and featured as an exemplar scheme at the Housing Design Awards Seminar on ‘Houses versus Flats’.

The scheme was praised for achieving high density with a large proportion of family homes (37%) within an excellent ‘suburban scaled’ masterplan of tree-lined streets, squares and open spaces.

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Hanham Hall

For people working on large-scale projects that can take years to complete, it’s a huge and rare treat to see our designs made reality, being lived in by real communities. So on Saturday 4th July 150 people from HTA – staff, friends, partners and children – descended en masse on Hanham Hall, our exemplary housing scheme near Bristol, for our annual summer picnic. After brief tours of the site, in which we admired its landscaped playgrounds, communal allotments and innovative home designs, we settled down for a barbecue, garden games and a good old ...
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