Groundworks Architects was established in 1989, and has been providing architect’s services for over 25 years. We specialise in : - Beautifully designed one-off, low energy houses for private clients, we have been successful in gaining planning permission on sensitive sites, including a scheme under NPPF 55 - Low energy community and arts buildings, including Attenborough Nature Centre near Nottingham - Projects for community and voluntary sector organisations - Adaptations to improve homes for people with disabilities.

  • RICS Pro

    Yorkshire Community Benefit Award - Chapel FM 2015
  • RICS National Awards - Finalist

    Community Project of the Year - Chapel FM 2015
  • Newark Civic Trust Awards

    Best domestic refurbishment project - Coopers Yard 2008
  • RICS National Awards - East Midlands

    Sustainability - Project of the Year - Attenborough Nature Centre 2006
  • RICS National Awards - East Midlands

    Runner up - Project of the Year - Attenborough Nature Centre 2006
  • RIBA National Awards

    Attenborough Nature Centre 2006
  • Winners East Midlands Regional Assembly

    Sustainable Construction Centre Competition 2005
  • RIBA EM Awards

    Attenborough Nature Centre 2005
  • RIBA Yorkshire White Rose Award for Conservation

    Otley Arts Centre 2005
  • National Civic Trust Awards

    Commendation - Bolster Assembly Hall 2003
  • National Civic Trust Awards

    Outstanding Conservation and disability access award - DARTS 2000
  • Millenium Village Hall for the 21st Century

    One of only 12 schemes honoured nationally - Kinoulton Village Hall 2000
  • Best Town House

    House of the Year - Casa Bevron 1999
  • Daily Telegraph - Homebuilding and Renovating Awards

    Casa Bevron 2000