Collective Architecture

UK architecture award for iconic Queens Cross high rises

Three of Glasgow’s most recognisable high-rise tower blocks have won a major UK architecture award for their energy efficient refurbishment.

Published 25 February 2021

Scotland's first intergenerational facility planned for Edinburgh's Powderhall regeneration project

A Passivhaus-standard building which will combine a nursery and accessible council homes designed for older people is the subject of a new planning application submitted to the City of Edinburgh Council.

Published 5 February 2021

Hart Builders to develop 150 new affordable homes at Granton Waterfront

Work is under way to design around 150 brand new affordable homes at the former Silverlea care home in North West Edinburgh following the appointment of construction firm Hart Builders.

Published 4 December 2020

North Ayrshire Council confirms plans for Lochshore regeneration project

Work on the construction of the Garnock Visitor and Community Hub which forms part of a major regeneration project at Lochshore will begin next spring, North Ayrshire Council has confirmed.

Published 25 November 2020

Collective Architecture completes Tayport community facility

The newly opened Larick Centre, in the small coastal Fife town of Tayport, is a beacon of hope and opportunity for the local community and "a building by the community, for the community".

Published 24 November 2020

Water Row regeneration moves forward with sale of land to Govan Housing Association

New affordable homes are to be developed at Water Row in Govan after Glasgow City Council approved the off-market disposal of land to Govan Housing Association. 

Published 6 November 2020

Wheatley celebrates double award win at Scottish Home Awards

Wheatley Group won two prizes at the prestigious Scottish Home Awards in recognition of its transformation of derelict buildings in Glasgow into much needed affordable new homes.

Published 4 November 2020

Plans lodged for new multi-purpose community space for Possilpark

Collective Architecture has unveiled designs for a proposed new build community centre in Glasgow as a planning application is submitted by Possilpark People’s Trust.

Published 23 October 2020

£8m plan to restore Springburn Winter Gardens into community asset

Springburn Winter Gardens could be transformed into a thriving community asset under a newly unveiled vision for the Glasgow venue.

Published 14 October 2020

Edinburgh councillors approve masterplan for Meadowbank

Edinburgh city councillors have approved the masterplan for council-owned land at Meadowbank, which will see the area transformed into one of Edinburgh's greenest neighbourhoods.

Published 8 October 2020

Glasgow stable conversion wins prestigious design award

Wheatley Group's transformation of a derelict stable block in Glasgow into new homes has wowed judges at the Scottish Design Awards.

Published 15 September 2020

Work resumes on Hillcrest’s Ellengowan regeneration project in Dundee

Hillcrest Homes’ £20.5 million redevelopment of Dundee’s Ellengowan Drive has resumed on-site following the pause due to lockdown.

Published 21 August 2020

Collective Architecture submits plans to transform Edinburgh’s historic Powderhall Stables

A City of Edinburgh Council project to repurpose the B-listed Powderhall Stables as artists’ studios and offices has taken a major step forward with the submission of a planning application by Collective Architecture.

Published 20 August 2020

Plans for 200 social homes in Elgin

Moray Council and Grampian Housing Association have published plans to build a sustainable residential development for social rent at Bilbohall in Elgin.

Published 31 July 2020

Affordable homes planned at former Moray hospital

Moray Council has submitted plans to build 62 affordable homes on the site of the former Spynie Hospital in Elgin.

Published 6 July 2020