Spyon Cop Scottish Design Awards 2023

Scottish Design Awards 2023 finalists announced

The awards, which take place on 29 June 2023, celebrate the very best in Scottish design. Here are some of our favourite architecture and...

Discover the modern-day ‘castle’ on the shores of Loch Awe

The home-owners worked to create a space that was tranquil and away from the crowd, big enough to host their large family.
South Lanarkshire

Reclaimed materials are at the heart of this architectural dream in South Lanarkshire

A sense of connection to the land and its surroundings lies at the heart of this home on a South Lanarkshire farm words Judy Diamond...
exterior rural views of the countryside, Carron Valley. Blue skies, green hills, view of the black new builds and gable end of traditional white farmhouse

A new build house and workshop designed with dementia in mind

When a fire destroyed their family home, this couple had to gather all their strength to build a new base, but what ensued is...

9 architecture trends to know about in 2023

Planning your dream build? Here are the architecture trends you should have on your radar in 2023, according to leading architects from Scotland (and...

A modern extension on a traditional farmhouse in the heart of the Cairngorms

Extending a traditional farmhouse has given one lucky family the chance to live in the heart of the Cairngorms, with mountains and forests as...

Fancy a move? The UK’s priciest pad hits the market for a cool £200...

You’ll need some significant savings in your back burner if you want to buy this 62,000 sq ft mega-mansion in Kensington, London. It’s currently...

An eco-friendly family beach house in Thorpeness, Suffolk

This spacious beachside holiday home is so well designed that three generations of the same family can share it happily. Words Caroline Ednie | Photography...
Small extension transforms home

How a small extension transformed this Stirlingshire home

Karen and Hugh Pizey worked with architects Loader Monteith to build a modest home extension that has had a huge impact on their family...
A two bed new-build house in Lochalsh, Highlands

Take a fresh look

A south-facing hillside on the shores of beautiful Loch Duich in Lochalsh would be many people’s dream plot. It certainly seemed so to outdoors-loving couple Peter and Neepa Atkinson when they were searching for a site on which to build a home.