Blee Halligan's new-build family house offers a frame for living that is full of variety, delighting its young family who have been named RIBA East Midlands Client of the Year
East Midlands RIBA Regional Award 2022
Blee Halligan for private client
Contract value: Confidential
The design of this new-build family house has risen to the opportunities of the immediate landscape in a relaxed and assured manner, offering a frame for living that is full of variety.
The house has been deliberately pulled apart, pinning the entry court and guest wing in the south-east corner, while pushing the main living spaces to the north-west. In doing so the plan is orchestrated as a series of axial routes that always end in framed views of the landscape beyond.
This includes a promenade from entry all the way to a spectacular willow seen beyond the main living room, passing through garden courts on either side of the glazed link that separates the wings.
It is a house full of circuits, with options that clearly delight the young family.