Awards

Building Awards 2017 Finalist

We are proud to have been shortlisted by Building Magazine for Architectural Practice of the Year for the second year running.   We believe it recognises the consistent quality of work produced by our team and our determination to keep winning and delivering top-level projects across the UK.   The full shortlist is available here.

5plus Shortlisted for an AJ Retrofit Award

Our total transformation of an office building on one of the UK’s pioneering business parks has been shortlisted for the Architect Journal’s Retrofit Awards.   The total refit of 5 The Square at Stockley Park for M&G Real State and Oxygen has given the building a new identity inside and out creating highly desirable modern [...]

5plus named Architects’ Practice of the Year by North West Insider

For the second year running we have been named Architects’ Practice of the Year by North West Insider.   We are all honoured by the accolade from our industry peers and it’s a tribute to every single member of the practice who has contributed to a very busy and very rewarding 12 months.   It [...]

Mixology North 2016 Winner

It was quite a party at Manchester Central for the Mixology North 16 Awards.   Made even better when we picked up the award for Medium Commercial Interiors Project of the Year for Academy House, our redesign of Astra Zeneca’s global headquarters in Cambridge.   A proud moment as we think it is one of [...]

Building Awards, Architectural Practice of the Year 2016, Shortlisted

We are very proud to have been shortlisted for Architectural Practice of the Year in the Building Magazine Awards 2016.   Our entry showed the strength of both studios to deliver projects nationally and internationally and we are looking forward to the Awards dinner in November.

The Longfords – Commended

Our residential scheme ’The Longfords’ for Q Developments has been commended in the RIBA Journal Schueco Excellence Awards for Design and Innovation 2016.   The project delivers seven houses and one duplex apartment on a sensitive site at Kingston Road, Teddington in a neighboured typified by Victorian properties.   We designed a contemporary version of [...]

Architects’ Practice of the Year – North West Insider

We have had an incredible year working with inspiring clients on some great projects and are delighted to have been named Architects’ Practice of the Year by the NW Insider.   It is a fantastic reward for all the hard work that every member of the practice has delivered over the past 12 months.   [...]

Corn Exchange, Manchester wins BCSC Gold award for Catering and Leisure Destination

The first phase of the redevelopment of the Corn Exchange, Manchester has won the BCSC Gold award for Catering and Leisure Destination.

What House? Gold Award for ‘Best House’

Q Developments win ‘Best House Gold Award’ for Kingston Road, Teddington and ‘Best Luxury House’ in the What House? Awards 2015 .

5plus Shortlisted for Mixology North 2015

We have been shortlisted for Mixology North 2015 in the Small/Medium Commercial Interiors category, for our work on No.1 The Avenue.

BCO Test of Time Award Shortlisting

The Hive has been short listed for the BCO Test of Time Award

Trafford Town Hall Wins Green Apple Award

Trafford Town Hall has been chosen as a winner in the International Green Apple Awards for the Built Environment 2014

5plus named Emerging Architect of the Year 2014

5plus Architects won three RIBA North West Regional Awards at a ceremony held in Liverpool on the 17th April 2014.  The RIBA North West Regional Awards were given to six buildings, out of thirty three entries, Trafford Town Hall was awarded one of these.  Two awards were also received in the special awards category.   [...]

Trafford Town Hall Shortlisted for an RIBA Award 2014

Trafford Town Hall has been shortlisted for this years RIBA Award, so fingers crossed for April when the winners will be announced.

Trafford Town Hall and 35 Fountain Street Shortlisted for BCO Northern Awards 2014

Trafford Town Hall council offices and 35 Fountain Street have been shortlisted for this years BCO Northern Award. Trafford Town Hall is shortlisted for recycled workplace category and 35 Fountain Street is shortlisted  projects up to 2,000 m2.   Fingers crossed for 21st May when the winners will be announced.

Trafford Town Hall Receives Civic Trust Commendation

Trafford Town Hall has just received another gong, this time from the Civic Trust. Here’s what the judges had to say:   ‘This is a successful example of the refurbishment of an existing building and the construction of a new extension. The existing Grade II Listed 1930’s Town Hall has been restored with commendable restraint [...]

Mixology North Awards 2013

5plus have been awarded the following awards at the Mixology North 2013 event. Design Practice of the Year Public Sector Interior Project – Trafford Town Hall Small Commercial Interior Project – 35 Fountain Street, Manchester

Office Architect of the Year 2013 – Shortlisted

5plus Architects have been shortlisted in the Office Architect of the Year category for the 2013 Architect of the Year Awards.

AJ Retrofit Awards 2013 – Trafford Town Hall, Shortlisted

5plus Architects have been shortlisted in the Civic & Community Category for the AJ Retrofit Awards 2013. The winners will be announced at the awards dinner, located at The Brewery on the 11 September.

RICS North West Awards 2013 – Fabrica – Highly Commended

RICS North West Awards 2013 – Fabrica – Highly Commended, Regeneration Category.

BCO 2013 – Northern Regional Awards Winner. Commercial Workplace – Fabrica, Manchester

A speculative Grade A office building on the Eastern edge of Manchester city centre has been named Best Commercial Workplace in the North by the British Council for Offices.   Fabrica, at the junction of Great Ancoats Street and Pollard Street, in Ancoats offers 20,000sq ft of space and forms part of a £12.5m mixed [...]

BCO Northern Region Awards 2011 – The Hive

BCO Northern Region Awards 2011 – The Hive, Manchester.   Last night’s British Council of Offices Northern Awards Ceremony saw The Hive win the award for Best Commercial Workplace.   The Hive was praised by the judges “as genuinely innovative, as it demonstrates the ability to invest in vital regeneration with a building of detail [...]

RICS NW Awards 2011 – St Peter’s Square

St Peter’s Square in Stockport has made it to the shortlist for the RICS NW Awards 2011.   The shortlisted projects include St Peters Square in Stockport, a development by BAM properties which is listed in the commercial category.

BREEAM 2011 Awards – The Hive

Special award for government sector achievement supported by the Cabinet Office.   The Hive, Manchester. This three-storey building was originally assessed under BREEAM in 2006 as a speculative development. However the parts of the building occupied by the Arts Council were assessed again under the current BREEAM 2008 to ensure an even higher standard of [...]

North-West Business Environment Awards 2010 – The Hive

Built Environment Award
Winner (over £1m): 5plus architects – The Hive (manchester)

Heroes come in all shapes and sizes and, this year, winners of the prestigious Northwest Business Environment Awards included architects, printers, manufacturers, a news correspondent and a zoo worker.

The 2010 prize-giving ceremony took place on Tuesday 19 October at The Bridgewater Hall in Manchester and was attended by 250 guests.

Brick Awards 2010 – The Hive

The Brick Awards 2010 – The Hive, Manchester.   The Hive has been shortlisted within the ‘Best Commercial Building’ category of the 2010 Brick Awards

BCO Northern Region Award 2010 – Pinsent Masons

BCO Northern Region Award 2010 – Pinsent Masons, Manchester. Winner of The Best Corporate Workplace Fit Out.   Whilst the majority of business in the UK have embraced open plan accommodation, law firms remain in large cellular. The Pinsent Masons Manchester fit out (35,000 sqft) sought to challenge the perception that open plan cant work [...]

BCO Northern Region Awards 2009 – Ministry of Defence

BCO Northern Region Awards 2009 – Ministry of Defence, Liverpool. Winner of The Best Corporate Workplace Fit Out.   The concept for the fit out represented a step change for the MoD in terms of their working environment, and facilitated a change in the culture of their organisation, both perceived and actual. The client’s detailed [...]

BCO Northern Region Awards 2009 – St Peter’s Square

BCO Northern Region Awards 2009 – St Peter’s Square, Stockport. Shortlisted for The Best Commercial Workplace.

BCO Northern Region Awards 2009 – ISG

BCO Northern Region Awards 2009 – ISG, Salford Quays. Shortlisted for The Best Commercial Fit Out.

Property Week – North West Property Awards 2009 – Chancery Place

Property Week – North West Property Awards 2009 – Chancery Place, Manchester. Shortlisted for Best Design Led Building.

MIPIM AR Future Project Awards 2008 – The Hive

MIPIM AR Future Project Awards 2008 – The Hive Manchester. The scheme was commended within the Office Category.

North West Insider – Young Property Professional Awrard 2008 – Winner Adam Thornton. The event was sponsored by Metier Property Holdings.

MSA Design Awards 2008 – Piccadilly Markets

MSA Design Awards 2008 – Piccadilly Markets, Manchester. Winner of the Un-Built Commercial Category.

BCO Northern Region Awards 2008 – myBÜRO

BCO Northern Region Awards – myBÜRO. The scheme was shortlisted for the Best Small Fit Out.

BCO Innovation Awards 2008 – myBÜRO

myBÜRO was shortlisted for the BCO Innovation Awards 2008.  

MSA Design Awards 2007 – Axis

MSA Design Awards 2007 – Axis Manchester.   The scheme was commended in the Unbuilt Commercial Category.