Winning entry for Watford site from @berearchitects and @PrincesFound - see detail here:
bere:architects & The Prince's Foundation bere:architects have partnered with the Prince's Foundation for the Built Environment in order to deliver a beautifully arranged and proportioned house, and with the Hastoe Housing Group, in order to ensure the veracity of their claims that these are economical houses capable of providing a low cost solution for social housing providers. bere:architects aim to produce a design that will change the debate about both traditional design and sustainable construction, with the ultimate aim of making a pivotal contribution to convincing the general public, not only of the acceptability of a highly sustainable approach to building homes, but the necessity of it. The design is inspired by the timeless proportions of traditional houses. bere:architects employed an architectural narrative based on a clear hierarchy of elements and volumes wh...