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4 Jan 2021
Island Quarter Hotel
Design: Jestico + Whiles
Island Quarter Hotel Nottingham
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Island Quarter Hotel Nottingham
Contemporary interpretations of Victorian railway arches and a stunning atrium are among the key features of the latest phase of the groundbreaking The Island Quarter development in Nottingham. Proposals for a ground-breaking multi-million ‘cohesive use’ scheme designed by Jestico+Whiles, feature a combination of hotels, co-working space, apartments, green public realm and leisure facilities.

22 July 2020
Nottingham Island Quarter
Design: Jestico + Whiles
The Island Quarter Nottingham Southside
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Nottingham Island Quarter
First phase of £650m mixed-use scheme by developer Conygar. It will bring a dynamic mixed-use destination into the heart of Nottingham.

18 June 2019
Nottingham Central Library Building, Southside
Design: FaulknerBrowns Architects
Nottingham Central Library Building
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Nottingham Central Library Building
FaulknerBrowns Architects have been appointed by Nottingham City Council in a competitive tender process to design the internal fit-out of the city’s new Central Library—to be located in the new Broadmarsh Car Park building—which the Council wants to feature the best children’s library in the country.

31 Jan 2019
Teaching and Learning Building, University of Nottingham
Design: Make Architects
Teaching and Learning Building in Nottingham
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Teaching and Learning Building at University of Nottingham
Located on the University Park campus, the 6,200 sqm TLB was designed to help meet the 2020 vision for the University, to raise its international profile and provide a step change in the way education is delivered by creating a flexible space that deliberately blurs the boundaries between study, socialising and work.

13 Aug 2017
GlaxoSmithKline Carbon Neutral Laboratory for Sustainable Chemistry, Nottingham
Design: Fairhursts Design Group
GlaxoSmithKline Carbon Neutral Laboratory for Sustainable Chemistry Nottingham |
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GlaxoSmithKline Carbon Neutral Laboratory for Sustainable Chemistry
This project provides an environment for sustainable chemistry over two-storeys (4500m2) which is energy and resource efficient.

7 Mar 2018
BREEAM Awards 2018 Winner
Award for GSK Centre for Sustainable Chemistry, Nottingham

30 Jun 2017
Nottingham Trent University Buildings News
Students have been moved from buildings at Nottingham Trent University after they were found to have the same cladding as the Grenfell Tower. Three of seven blocks at Byron House student accommodation have the Reynobond ACM panels, report Global Construction Review:
Nottingham Trent University Buildings News

5 May 2017
New Nottingham Bioscience Building
Design: Pick Everard, Architects
New Bioscience Building in Nottingham
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New Nottingham Bioscience Building
The East Midlands’ newest and most exciting science and business hub has opened its doors, after two years of work and a £30 million investment.
This new building in Nottingham has been hailed as a flagship project as part of the Midlands Engine initiative. It has now welcomed eight new tenants and an anticipated 350 new users – thanks to a cohort of the region’s biggest and best partners.

7 Apr 2017
Nottingham College City Hub
Design: Bond Bryan Architects
Nottingham College City Hub Building
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Nottingham College City Hub Building
Nottingham College City Hub appoints Bond Bryan Architects to design a campus of the future

New College Nottingham and Central College have appointed a team of award-winning architects to take forward their plan for a ‘hub for skills’ in the city centre.

22 Mar 2017
RIBA East Midlands Awards Shortlist in 2017

Eight buildings have been shortlisted for RIBA East Midlands 2017 Awards; the winners will be announced at an Awards evening at The Roundhouse, Derby on Thursday 25 May.

RIBA East Midlands Awards Shortlist buildings:

– Artemis Barn, Castleton by Chiles Evans + Care Architects Ltd
– Beach Hut – Sandilands, Sutton on Sea by Jonathan Hendry Architects Ltd
– Blackwood, Humberston by ID Architecture
– George Green Library, University of Nottingham by Hopkins Architects
– Leicester Cathedral’s Richard III Project ‘With Dignity and Honour’ by van Heyningen and Haward Architects
– Meadow View Specialist Dementia Residential Care Centre, Darley Dale, Derbyshire by Glancy Nicholls Architects
– Number One Westhill, Leicester by Stephen George + Partners LLP
– The GlaxoSmithKline Carbon Neutral Laboratories for Sustainable Chemistry, Nottingham by Fairhursts Design Group

RIBA East Midlands Awards Shortlist

9 Jan 2013
‘The Orchard’ – Eco Hotel – University of Nottingham
The Orchard Eco Hotel Nottingham University
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Eco Hotel – University of Nottingham
A new eco-friendly hotel, ‘The Orchard’, has opened for business on The University of Nottingham’s main campus. The £20m building was funded entirely by the University.

11 Aug 2012
Isover House Contest – Nottingham Architecture Competition
Design: Evgeni Leonov Architects
Nottingham Architecture Competition
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Nottingham Architecture Competition
First stage winning proposal for Isover Multi-Comfort House Contest 2012, an international two-stage competition. The aim of the competition is to create regeneration and community development in Trent Basin, Nottingham, UK, which meet passive house requirements.

9 Nov 2011
Maggie’s Nottingham Building
Design: CZWG
Maggies Nottingham
photo : Martine Hamilton Knight
Maggies Nottingham
Maggie’s Nottingham serves the Mid Trent Cancer Network and is situated next to the Breast Institute at Nottingham City Hospital. The Mid Trent Cancer Network covers the populations of Nottingham, North Nottinghamshire and Lincolnshire – approximately 1.3 million people. Within this area, there are over 4,000 new cases of cancer a year.

Nottingham Building – Recent Designs

Meat Factory
Design: Marsh & Grochowski
Meat Factory Nottingham
image : Hannah Marsh
Meat Factory Nottingham

Newton and Arkwright Building, Nottingham Trent University
Design: Hopkins Architects Partnership
Newton and Arkwright Building
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Newton and Arkwright Building

Nottingham Architecture

Nottingham Building Developments listed alphabetically:

Boots D10 Factory
Design: Owen Williams
Classic Modern British building – a simple expression of structure and techonology
Nottingham Factory building : Owen Williams

Centre for Contemporary Arts Nottingham – Lace Market
Design: Caruso St John
Centre for Contemporary Arts Nottingham
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Centre for Contemporary Arts Nottingham

Jubilee Campus, University of Nottingham
Stephen Hodder Architects
University of Nottingham designer : Stephen Hodder

Jubilee Campus Expansion – Masterplan, University of Nottingham
University of Nottingham Jubilee Campus
photograph : Zander Olsen
University of Nottingham Jubilee Campus

Inland Revenue Centre Nottingham
Hopkins Architects

Meadow Gardens

National College for School Leadership, University of Nottingham
Hopkins Architects

New Art Exchange
New Art Exchange Nottingham
image : Helene Binet
New Art Exchange

Nottingham Trent University – City Campus
Hopkins Architects
£70m approx.

Old Market Square renewal, centre of the city
Gustafson Porter
Nottingham square
photo Dom Henry
Nottingham Square

O Zone
Marsh:Grochowski Architects
£40m zero-carbon housing, building submitted for planning Apr 2007
incl. 60m high funicular tower

Student Halls, Nottingham University

Denys Lasdun

Weekday Cross : Mixed-use scheme
Stephen Hodder Architects

Location: Nottingham, central England, UK

Birmingham Architecture

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Birmingham Buildings

Rotunda Birmingham
photo : Nic Gaunt
Rotunda Birmingham by Glen Howells Architects

English Architecture

RIBA Awards 2006 – East Midlands
Visitor Centre, Attenborough Nature Reserve, Nottingham
Architect: Groundworks Architects LLP
Client: Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust

Proposed Nottinghamshire Building
Sherwood Forest : The Living Legend
RIBA architecture competition
make announced as winners jan 2007
Shortlisted architects:
Glen Howells, make, Richard Murphy Architects, Niall McLaughlin, Patel
Taylor, Wilkinson Eyre

78 submissions

Nicholas Hawksmoor, regarded by most people as being one of England’s greatest architects alongside Sir Christopher Wren and Sir John Vanbrugh, was born in Nottinghamshire. He worked as an architect on Castle Howard in 1699 and then Blenheim Palace, both in England. Nottingham architect: Nicholas Hawksmoor

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