Newsletter - Links - Advertise - Contact Us - Privacy
 

EAA show faith in church conversion

Bookmark and Share | Send to friend

May 7 2009

EAA show faith in church conversion
Lee Boyd’s St Paul’s & St George’s Church has won building of the year at the Edinburgh Architectural Association Awards 2009.  

In their citation judges remarked: “This is an exemplary transformation of an important city church to meet the significant new needs of a growing congregation. It has an elegant and delicate porch extension, enhanced balcony seating and a comprehensive range of ancillary accommodation in the new side wing. A highly flexible solution stitched sensitively into the existing listed building. It is a complete project beautifully resolved in both its grand and minor details.”

The project was split into three distinct parts including the church interior, entrance pavilion and new build extension

Post your comments

 

All comments are pre-moderated and
must obey our house rules.

 

Back to May 2009

Search News
Subscribe to Urban Realm Magazine
Features & Reports
For more information from the industry visit our Features & Reports section.