The Grove, Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire.
Architect Fitzroy Robinson
Brick Hammill Medium Multi Stock; Coleford Brick, specials/mixtures
Brickwork contractor Histon Concrete

The Grove is a grade II*-listed former country estate that has been remodelled to create a luxury hotel with leisure facilities. The job also involved rebuilding demolished wings in matching brickwork. The judges were impressed by the giant brick pilasters with entablature on the garden elevation, which was delivered to site in two-storey high prefabricated brick sections. prefabrication ensured the quality of the intricate detailing of these panels.


College House, Shiplake, Oxfordshire
Architect Nichols Brown Webber
Brick Ibstock Swanage H/M Light Red Multi/Glazed Greys
Brickwork contractor Premier Construction