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RIBA House of the Year 2022 Longlist News

15 + 12 July 2022

UK’s best new homes – RIBA announces House of the Year 2022 Longlist

Shortlist and winner to be revealed on Channel 4’s Grand Designs: House of the Year

The Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) has announced the longlist for the 2022 RIBA House of the Year.

Among the 20 projects in the running to win the UK’s most prestigious award for a new house or extension are:

  • A striking black timber-clad eco-home, inspired by the designs of revered Scottish architect Charles Rennie Mackintosh in rural Stirlingshire (Ostro Passivhaus)
  • A remodelled house that rises from the ruins of a 17th Century parchment factory and old cattle shed in Northampton (The Parchment Works)
  • A four-storey town house added to the end of a 1960’s terrace, in Waltham Forest, North East London (Leyton House)
  • A playful red-brick family home nestled in Derbyshire’s suburbs (Derwent Valley Villa)

The 20 longlisted homes are:

The shortlist and winner of the RIBA House of the Year 2022 will be revealed in the seventh series of Channel 4’s Grand Designs: House of the Year, produced by Naked West (a Fremantle label), airing later this year.

Derwent Valley Villa, Duffield, Derbyshire, design by Blee Halligan:
Derwent Valley Villa, Duffield, Derbyshire - 2022 RIBA East Midlands Award Winners
photo © Henry Woide

House at Lough Beg, Northern Ireland, design by McGonigle McGrath Architects:
House at Lough Beg, Northern Ireland
photo : Aidan McGrath

Leyton House, London, design by McMahon Architecture:
Leyton House, by McMahon Architecture
photograph © Fernando Manoso

Mere House (1704_Wuduhus), Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire, design by Mole Architects:
1704_Wuduhus Huntingdon House
photo : Matt Smith

Mountain View, London, design by CAN:
Mountain View London
photograph © Jim Stephenson

Norfolk Barn (BlueSky Barn), Church Farm, north west Norwich, design by 31/44 Architects with Taylor Made Space:
BlueSky Barn Norwich, Norfolk by 31/44 Architects
photo : Nick Dearden

Ostro Passivhaus, Kippen, Scotland, design by Paper Igloo:
Ostro Passivhaus, Kippen design by Paper Igloo
photo © David Barbour

Peeking House (Tree House), Ealing, West London, by Fletcher Crane Architects:
Tree House, Ealing, by Fletcher Crane Architects
photo © Lorenzo Zandri

Surbiton Springs (House in Ditton Hill), Surbiton, South West London, design by Surman Weston Architects:
Ditton Hill, Surbiton home
photo : Johan Dehlin

Ravine House, Chesterfield, Derbyshire, design by Chiles Evans + Care Architects:
Ravine House Chesterfield, Derbyshire - 2022 RIBA East Midlands Award Winners
photo © Dug Wilder

Sea Breeze, Camber Sands beach, East Sussex, design by RX Architects:
Sea Breeze on Camber Sands beach, East Sussex
photo : Richard Chivers

Suffolk Cottage (Stone Cottage), Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk, design by Haysom Ward Miller Architects:
Stone Cottage Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk house
photo : Richard Fraser

The Den, Tighnabruaich, Scotland, by Technique Architecture and Design in collaboration with Stallan-Brand:
The Den, Tighnabruaich, Argyll and Bute Property
photograph : Dapple Photography

The Dutch Barn (Morlands Farm Dutch Barn), West Sussex, design by Sandy Rendel Architects:
Morlands Farm Dutch Barn
photo : Richard Chivers

The Garden Studio (Studio Nencini), Norwich, Norfolk, design by Alder Brisco, Architects:
Studio Nencini Norwich by Alder Brisco
photo : Nick Dearden

The Library House, London, design by Macdonald Wright Architects:
The Library House, by Macdonald Wright Architects
photo © Heiko Prigge

The Parchment Works, Northamptonshire, design by Will Gamble Architects:
Parchment Works, Northamptonshire property - 2022 RIBA East Midlands Award Winners
photo © Johan Dehlin

Background:

The RIBA House of the Year award was established in 2013 and is awarded to the best new house or house extension designed by an architect in the UK. Previous winners include Alison Brooks Architects for House on the Hill (2021), McGonigle McGrath for House Lessans (2019), HaysomWardMiller for Lochside House (2018), Richard Murphy Architects for Murphy House (2016), Skene Catling de la Peña for Flint House (2015), Loyn & Co for Stormy Castle (2014) and Carl Turner Architects for Slip House (2013).

RIBA House of the Year 2022 Longlist images / information from Royal Institute of British Architects

Previously on e-architect:

9 + 8 December 2021

RIBA House of the Year 2021 winner : House on the Hill by Alison Brooks Architects

Extraordinary Gloucestershire farmhouse extension by Alison Brooks Architects named UK’s best new house

RIBA House of the Year 2021 Winner

House on the Hill by Alison Brooks Architects:
House on the Hill Lydney - RIBA House of the Year 2021 Winner
photo : Paul Riddle

House on the Hill by Alison Brooks Architects

RIBA House of the Year 2021 Winner

Previously on e-architect:

RIBA House of the Year 2021 Shortlist

28 Oct 2021

UK’s best new homes – RIBA announces House of the Year 2021 longlist

Shortlist and winner to be revealed on Channel 4’s Grand Designs: House of the Year

RIBA House of the Year 2021 Longlisted Homes

Corner House
Corner House by 31 44 Architects
photo : Rory Gardiner

Devon Passivhaus
Devon Passivhaus Exeter - Shute Hill by Mclean Quinlan
photo © Jim Stephenson

Grain House
Grain House Hayhurst & Co Architects
photo © Kilian O’Sullivan

Harbour House
Harbour House Hayling Island
photo © James Morris

House for Theo and Oskar
House for Theo and Oskar Surrey
photo : Andy Matthews – ABSTRACT

House in Assynt
House in Assynt, Scotland
photo © David Barbour Photography

House-within-a-House
House-within-a-House London
photo : Jack Hobhouse

Hove House
Hove House Turner Works
photo : French + Tye

Kyle House
Kyle House Sutherland
photo © Alexander Baxter

Pele Tower House
Pele Tower House Cumbria
photo : Luke White

River House
River House Wargrave
photo : James Morris

Simple House
Simple House Cambridge
photo : Richard Fraser

The Modern Oast
The Modern Oast Marden
photo : Friedrich Ludewig

The Old School
The Old School York
photo : Nicholas Worley

The Outfarm
The Outfarm Devon
photo : Rory Gardiner

The Slot House
The Slot House London, Peckham Home by Sandy Rendel Architects
photo : Jim Stephenson

The Water Tower
The Water Tower Norfolk
photo : Dennis Pedersen

Weybridge House
Weybridge House Surrey
photo : Sarah Hogan

Wolds Barn
Wolds Barn North East Lincolnshire
photo : Andy Haslam

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Murphy House, New Town, Edinburgh
photo : Keith Hunter
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