Our commitment to outstanding design was recognised in 2004 with Gillcrest achieving its first major industry award. Gillcrest achieved a Your New Homes Magazine award for Best Development for Form & Function for its Samphire development in Chislehurst.

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Again in 2005 Gillcrest won a second major Your New Homes award 'Best Development for Form and Function' for a magnificent detached house, again in Chislehurst in excess of 10,000 square feet. Judges were impressed by the company's attention to detail and the outstanding specification of the development.

Homes Quality Awards shortlist

More than 40 housebuilders and housing associations have been shortlisted in this year's Building Homes Quality Awards. The awards, organised by Building in association with the Housing Forum, are designed to recognise best practice and innovation across the private and affordable housing sector.

This year's awards promise to be bigger and better than ever with five new categories, giving the event a total of 17 awards. There were particularly strong entries for the new categories, which cover design innovation, urban and rural scheme design, public-private partnership and outstanding smaller housebuilder.

The shortlist is as follows:

Best planning, land and regeneration strategy

Barratt Developments, Berkeley Homes, Gillcrest Homes, Miller Homes, St James Homes, Sunderland Housing Group

Company-wide design innovation

Bowey Homes, Cala Homes (South), Countryside Properties, Gillcrest Homes, St James Homes