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Plymouth's Gun Wharf development has transformed a run down post-war estate into modern housing that reflects the current needs of the area. Designed by Lacey Hickie Caley Architects.
The Devonshire Quarter of Sheffield has developed into a thriving urban village with a mix of residential apartments, boutique shops, larger shops and leisure facilities.
The modern housing development of Accordia has been designed to complement the character of the conservation area that surrounds it. Designed by Feilden Clegg Bradley Architects.
Hammarby Sjöstad is a new district to the south of Stockholm, which extends the inner city beyond Hammarby Lake for the first time. Masterplan by Stockholm City Planning Bureau.
The Paris Rive Gauche development created a new neighbourhood from industrial land on the left bank of the Seine in the 13th Arrondissement. Designed by Roland Schweitzer.
Part of the Wooldale Centre for Learning, Caroline Chisholm School meets the diverse needs of learners from age 4-18, as well as those of the wider community. Designed by BDP.
Kingsmead Primary School in Northwich is an exemplar of sustainable design and construction, with the building itself playing a role in teaching and learning. Designed by White Design Associates.
Lambeth Academy has been carefully designed to make the most of limited space, with a central courtyard and an underground playground. Designed by Howarth Litchfield Partnership.
Built on a highly restricted site, Mossbourne Community Academy in Hackney has been designed to give staff and students a sense of ownership and flexibility. Designed by Richard Rogers Partnership.
The layout of Oriel High School promotes a partnership between the school and the local community, with generous social areas and attractive outside spaces. Designed by Fielden Clegg Bradley.
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