Category Archives: General

Residents choose both new town and contemporary styles

In a fascinating survey carried out at the recent Parndon Mill Open Weekend, visitors to the offices of Architecture and Design Services were asked which of three designs they would choose from a display of photographs of three housing types: terraces, town houses and flats.

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Harlow’s Architectural Design Awards officially launched with film screening

The Harlow Architectural Design Awards 2016 were officially launched this week, with a well-attended event at Parndon Mill, Harlow’s creative hub. Local dignitaries including the leader of Harlow District Council, cllr John Clempner, were on hand for the unveiling of two recently-completed award trophies, and to view a new film produced especially for the awards.

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Trophies from the town, for the town

Local Artists Jon Lewis and Ewa Wawrzyniak are hand-crafting glass trophies to be presented to winners in both award categories. Both Jon and Ewa are based at Parndon Mill, Harlow’s creative hub, and have been commissioned by Harlow Civic Society to base their designs on Harlow’s original town hall, with its distinctive barrel vaulted roof.

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