Abbots Barn is a finalist for the 2020 LABC awards
BBM are excited to announce that Abbots Barn, completed summer 2019, has be nominated as a finalist for this years LABC Building Excellence Awards.
Category: Best Extension or Alteration to an Existing Dwelling
Winner to be announced: September 2020
Operating at below zero net carbon per annum, the gabled form was designed to sit respectively alongside the existing dwelling with black timber shingles providing a new interpretation of the dwelling’s existing material palette. The aspect of large glazed openings takes advantage of views over the South Downs National Park beyond and the annexe as a whole addresses the clients’ future multi-generational living aspirations.
Thank you to main contractor M B Cable Ltd for their attention to detail in every instance and to energy consultancy Mesh Energy for helping achieve below zero net carbon operation per annum. Excellent results all round!