Triple win for Countryside at prestigious Evening Standard New Homes Awards 2021
We’re proud to share that we picked up three awards at this year’s Evening Standard, New Homes Awards.
Great Kneighton, our flagship scheme in Cambridge, was named a winner in its category and was also awarded the Grand Prix Award – an award which all category winners are considered for - while Kingswood in Ascot was Highly Commended.
Entering its 30th year of acknowledging the very best achievements from Britain’s housebuilders, these highly coveted awards recognise innovation and excellence, and we’re delighted to be amongst the winners. Judged by a panel of industry experts, the awards look for developments that display excellence in overall design, including aesthetics, suitability for purpose and sustainability.
Great Kneighton was crowned the winner for the Best Large Development. This category celebrates new neighbourhoods which bring fresh transport, amenities and even a workplace as well as a place to live, and Great Kneighton is an exemplar new community in one of the most sought-after areas in Cambridge.
Following years of careful planning, this successful interconnected mixed-use development with over 2,500 new homes, improved access to the countryside, enhanced facilities and enriched biodiversity is almost complete, and this award demonstrates our commitment to deliver neighbourhoods that truly cater for modern life.
Great Kneighton also picked up the Grand Prix Award – the top prize at this year’s awards ceremony. Championing developments with the very highest design standards in desirable locations where people want to live, this award is an incredible accolade for our team.
Over in Ascot, The Newmarket at Kingswood – a stylish two-bedroom apartment was Highly Commended in the Best Apartment category, showcasing the property’s interior credentials, from specification and layout to design. This recognition nods to the high-quality design of the property and its ability to cater for flexible lifestyles.
We pride ourselves on building high-quality homes and exceptional customer service and these awards reflect our ongoing commitment to creating places people love.