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Brick winners announced

This year’s Brick Awards saw a record number of entries, with projects from right across the globe.

The judging panel chaired by Bob Allies of Allies and Morrison, said: “Brick is continuing to increase its profile and we are seeing some excellent brick buildings. We are not looking for perfection, but aspiration and excellence in the design and use of brick. It has been surprising and very refreshing to see how brick is being used softly and innovatively as well as being robust.”

The winners were:

  • The Supreme Winner

    The Lyric Theatre, Belfast using Ibstock’s Heritage Red Blend bricks.

  • Best Housing Development 1 – 5 Units

    31 – 32 Dolben Street using Copper Glazed bricks from Ibstock.

  • Best Housing Development 6 – 25 Units

    Bermondsey Island using Ibstock’s Tilebrick

  • Best Housing Development 26+ Units

    Union Phase Block B, London using Cheddar Brown, Milburn Ashen Brown Blend and Smooth Buff bricks from Ibstock.

  • Volume Housebuilding

    Barratt Homes, for three developments in East London, Mercia and West Midlands, all using bricks made by Ibstock.

  • Innovative Use of Clay Products

    Lawn House using Hanson Building Products – Yorkshire Red Blend (Prefabricated Masonry Cavity Panels).

  • Specialist Brickwork Contractor

    Gilbert Ash NI Ltd for three projects using bricks made by Ibstock.

  • Best Craftsmanship Project

    Imperial Ordnance Survey HQ using Ibstock’s Priory Red bricks.

  • Best Commercial Building

    Holiday Inn Express using Blockleys Smooth Black bricks.

  • Best Public Building

    The Lyric Theatre, Belfast using Ibstock’s Heritage Red Blend bricks.

  • Best Educational Building

    Charles Carter Building using Wienerberger Ltds Midnight Unsanded

  • Best Refurbishment and Regeneration Project

    Newton & Arkwright Buildings, Nottingham Trent University using Ibstock’s Coalville brick.

  • Best Outdoor Space Project

    Sullingstead using bricks from Michelmersh Brick Holdings PLC Freshfield Lane Handmade Facing, Charnwood Horsham Mix & Michelmersh Mellow Creasing Tile.

  • Best International Project

    Dundee House using Petersen D71 bricks.

  • Worldwide Brick

    Gairola House using locally available bricks.

  • About Fiona Russell-Horne

    Fiona Russell-Horne
    Editor-in-Chief across the BMJ portfolio.

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