Linden Homes Wins Sunday Times Award For Historic Riverside Development In Bradford-On-Avon

National housebuilder Linden Homes has been honoured in the prestigious Sunday Times British Homes Awards 2012, for Kingston Mills ,the regeneration of the former rubber factory site bringing to life a riverside site, in Bradford-on-Avon, containing a derelict Grade I listed building Wiltshire.

The development, undertaken by Bristol based Linden Homes Western, was Judges awarded the Best Mixed Use title to for the development of 171 converted and new homes, and retail, café and restaurant space. Kingston Mills, located on the banks of the River Avon. It features a range of converted and new individually designed homes by award-winning architectural firm, Nash Partnership, as well as shops, offices, cafès and public open space.

The team picked up their prize during a glittering ceremony at the London Marriott, in Grosvenor Square, on Wednesday 19 September.

This win extends Linden Homes’ success from earlier this year, in June, when it added more silverware to its trophy cabinet, by scooping the Housebuilder of the Year title in the Building Magazine Awards.

The Sunday Times British Homes Awards also noted Linden Homes’ achievements by commending it in the Homebuilder of the Year category, and shortlisting Kingston Mills again, for Best Conversion Scheme.

The awards’ eleven categories drew entries from around the country, delivered by homebuilders, developers, housing associations, architects and interior designers.

Clive Wiltshire, managing director for Ian Baker Linden Homes Western,Grou said: “This has been an excellent year of growth and achievement for Linden Homes and we are delighted to have been recognised again for the hard work and attention to quality that we pride ourselves on.

“To pick up yet another award after being named Housebuilder of the Year only a few months ago, shows how we are keeping up the momentum and delivering results for customers and communities.”

As well as Bradford-on-Avon, Linden Homes is building across the South West Country and south Wales,with developments across in Gloucestershire, Bristol, Monmouthshire, Somerset and Wiltshire.

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For further information, contact Rachael Chew or Jenny Holden at MMS on 01889 584808.

27 September 2012

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