Sheppard Robson shortlisted for four AJ Architecture Awards

23rd August 2021

Sheppard Robson has been shortlisted for four AJ Architecture Awards across the categories of Schools, Higher Education, Workplace and Mixed Use.

The nominated projects include:

The Barony Campus, Cumnock, East Ayrshire, for Schools

The Barony Campus consolidates five schools into one campus, creating a centre for education for the towns of Cumnock and neighbouring Auchinleck. Predicated on a clear engagement agenda, the school helps to forge links between the communities. and includes a secondary school, primary school, nursery, supported learning centre, facilities for students with special educational requirements, playing fields and sport courts.

Read more about The Barony Campus.

Carnegie School of Sport, Leeds Beckett University, for Higher Education

The Carnegie School of Sport is a base for the school’s undergraduate, postgraduate and research programmes and provides a hub for the elite athletes who use the university’s sports performance expertise. One of the main features is an 80-metre covered rooftop running track, along with an environmental chamber which can mimic different altitudes and environments.

Read more about the Carnegie School of Sport.

245 Hammersmith Road, London W6, for Workplace

Designed around principles of openness and collaboration, 245 Hammersmith Road breathes life into a previously uninviting site, creating a dynamic, welcoming workplace in Hammersmith’s Business Improvement District. 245 Hammersmith Road positively impacts how people work and connect, with flexible office, retail, and public spaces combining to form an exciting destination for workers and the public alike.

Read more about 245 Hammersmith Road.

Barts Square, London EC1, for Mixed Use

Through a sensitive yet contemporary reinterpretation of the existing fabric, Barts Square establishes a mixed-use quarter in the City of London, with residences, offices, and retail designed around new public realm, partially located within the Smithfield Conservation Area. For client Helical, we combined reuse of existing buildings and new architectural statements where appropriate, to create a permeable urban quarter where residents, workers, and visitors can thrive.

Read more about Barts Square.