RIBA reveals next round of shortlisted House of the Year candidates


Following last week’s initial release of its annual House of the Year shortlist, the Royal Institute of British Architects has announced the next two projects that will, along with five others, vie for the influential award first established by the institute in 2013.

The second update includes projects from Sandy Rendel Architects and Tigg + Coll.

The latter’s inclusive design took into consideration their client’s needs by remodeling the existing family cottage into a more user-friendly and adaptable space.

An extension wraps around one side of the existing structure to create a new and more accessible entrance in addition to other “curiously appropriate” interventions that showcase not only the architect’s adaptability within constrained timeframes and budgets but also their sensitivity and inspiring humane commitment to the client’s quality of life and disability level.

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