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West Lancashire Design Awards 2015

The West Lancashire Design Awards take place every two years and aim to acknowledge and promote the importance of good quality planned development and building design.

Narrow Lane Farm - reisdential catergory winner

The design awards are judged in five categories:

  • New residential developments, including extensions to existing properties
  • The refurbishment and/or conversion of existing buildings
  • Commercial/community-based developments
  • Schemes and developments that promote the use of sustainable development or have a 'green' theme
  • Landscaping and open space proposals

2015 winners now confirmed

Nominations in this year's awards opened in February 2015 with the shortlisted sites being drawn up in June and July. Judging of these shortlisted schemes took place on 10 September; the results are set out below:

Residential category

Winner: Narrow Lane Farm, Narrow Lane, Aughton (pictured above)

Commendation: Quarry Farm, Pinfold Lane, Scarisbrick

Commercial category

Winner: Creative Edge Building, Edge Hill University, Ormskirk

Commendation: West Lancashire Youth Zone, Skelmersdale

Commendation: Fertility Clinic, Wrightington Hospital

Commendation: Booths Store, Ringtail Retail Park, Burscough

Commendation :Salt & Liquor Bar, Derby Street, Ormskirk

Conversion/adaptation category

Winner: The Court Leet (Wetherspoons), Ormskirk

Commendation: Smithy Nook Barn, Drummersdale Lane, Scarisbrick

Sustainable development category

Winner: Narrow Lane Farm, Narrow Lane, Aughton


Winner: Coronation Court, Southport Road, Ormskirk

Commendation: St Helens Road Park, Ormskirk 



For further information on the Design Awards, please contact Heritage and Environment, email ian.bond@westlancs.gov.uk or call 01695 585167.