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Clandon Park

Allies and Morrison Wins Competition to Restore and Renovate Clandon Park Mansion in Surrey

12:00 - 6 December, 2017
Allies and Morrison Wins Competition to Restore and Renovate Clandon Park Mansion in Surrey, Clandon Park within the context of a historical landscape, seen for the first time from its roof level. Image © Allies and Morrison
Clandon Park within the context of a historical landscape, seen for the first time from its roof level. Image © Allies and Morrison

British firm Allies and Morrison has been selected as the winners of an international competition to “restore, reimagine and rebuild” the historic Clandon Park mansion in Surrey, England, bringing the the National Park property back to life after it was badly damaged from a fire in 2015.

Selected from a star-studded shortlist, Allies and Morrison’s proposal was lauded by the jury for its bold yet balanced approach and ability to “respect the quality and character of the mansion house in its historic setting.” The jury found the proposal to be clear and thoughtful, while providing an appropriate level of drama and excitement.

A re-imagined roof terrace directly above the Marble Hall. Image © Allies and Morrison Gallery space with new floors, ceilings and walls slotted into the existing matrix of brick walls. Image © Allies and Morrison Short section. Image © Allies and Morrison Long section of the interior house revealing the balance of historically significant spaces and the retention of extraordinary brick walls. Image © Allies and Morrison + 21