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Certificates of Merit

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2014 THE JOINERY, CHISWELL
The design skilfully incorporates the original workshop and garage.

2014 NEW COTTAGE AT UPWEY MILL

Within the grounds of Upwey Mill. Carefully constructed in local recycled stone.

2013  NEW LOOK PLC CENTRE
The design has succeeded giving a unified character to the 'Weymouth Gateway' site.

 2013 BEEFEATER RESTAURANT,

New restaurant located in a planned group with the New Look Support Centre and a new hotel.

2013 57A THE ESPLANADE

This new house designed to follow the Georgian character of the Esplanade as a whole.

2013 STEPS CLUB FOR YOUNG PEOPLE

Funded by the 'Myplace' programme, this new building by DCC includes great new facilities.

2012   Officer’s Field, Portland.
Built as the Olympic Village, this fine new residential development comprises 77 homes.

2011   SOMERSET HOUSE AND LODGE
Restoration, and conversion of historic hotel to apartments; new town house adjacent.

2011  COMMUNITY FIRE STATION Project Carried Out for Dorset Fire Authority.
Architects: Re-Format

2010   GALLERY ON THE WEY

Artist's studio and gallery created through the transformation from a former toilet block.

2015  THE SOMERSET HOUSE HOTEL

This fine refurbishment has greatly enhanced this important area by Weymouth Station.

2015 OLD STABLES, VICTORIA SQUARE
This fine restoration is a prominent feature at the entrance to the Isle of Portland.

2016 Windmills Development, Easton

An attractive, quality group, sympathetic in character to the traditional houses nearby.

2008   KINGS STATUE RESTORATION

Commendations

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2013  NEW HOUSES - CHALBURY DENE
This terrace of five cottage style dwellings was built on the site of a former care home.

2013 STONEHOUSE AND THE VESTRY

Vestry and schoolroom of a former Chiswell Church converted to two residential units.

2012   RADIPOLE SCOUT HALL
Thoughtfully complements the street scene. Project by Weymouth North Scout Group.

2012   CORALLIAN COURT
59 apartments planned to help restore the original character of the street scene.

2012   CHESIL BEACH CENTRE AND BOARDWALK. Project byDorset Wildlife Trust, W&PBC and 26 Engineer Regiment.

2012   LANO'S ARCH AND TUNNEL
Historic structures in Tout Quarry, Portland, restored.and opened up.

2011 67/67A GREAT GEORGE STREET

Project carried out by Michael Burt;  Architectural Design by  P. Dean Associates

2011   75 THE ESPLANADE

Restoration of the frontage of this listed Georgian seafront building,

2011 THE SHIP, CUSTOM HOUSE QUAY

Renewal and remodelling of the newer wing of this historic Inn.

2010   SEAFRONT SHELTERS

Restoration of all seven of the late-Victorian seafront shelters by W&PBC.

2015 VICTORIA GARDENS GATEWAY

The gateway is a re-creation of the original 1904 gates at the entrance to Portland.

2016   8 Portland Road, Restoration

This listed house, formerly the Fisherman’s Arms Inn, is now an attractive street feature.

2016   Radipole Manor - Restoration

Important manor house, garden and terrace with fine new gateway on Radipole Lane.

2013 STONEHOUSE AND THE VESTRY

Vestry and schoolroom of a former Chiswell Church converted to two residential units.

2015 17A ST ALBAN ST/29 MAIDEN ST
This small Georgian building has been refurbished, enhancing this part of the town

2016   The View - Chickerell Road.

New houses of modern design, which respect the character of the neighbouring buildings.

2016  40 Dorchester Road - Restoration

Part of an grouping of c1830 villas. Balcony & balustrade with veranda roof are notable.

Special Commendations

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2011  CARVED PANELS IN EASTON

Design & Carving of Panels by John Goodliffe, with Peter Loizou and Ian Chalmers.

2011 GOVERNOR'S GARDEN, EASTON Restoration of gardens carried out for Portland Community Partnership.

2010  78-79 THE ESPLANADE.

Restoration of the upper levels of these 1815-1820 houses helped by Heritage Lottery.

Letters of Appreciation

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2010   THE PEACE GARDEN
The Quaker Burial Ground project, Barrack Road on the Nothe peninsular.

2010  OCTAGON HOUSE, FERRYBRIDGE

This house is designed to round off and turn the corner of a new housing development .

2011  PAVEMENT WIDENING
The Esplanade. Poject carried out by Weymouth and Portland Borough Council.

2011   SUDAN ROAD BRIDGE

Sensitive repairs to damaged bridge by E.C.G. Belt for Borough Council.

2012 MERMAID HOUSE, WAKEHAM

A sympathetic conversion of the former Mermaid Inn near Church Ope Cove.

2012 NEWSTEAD ROAD BRIDGE
This bridge carries the Rodwell Trail over
the busy Newstead Road.

2012 NEWSTEAD ROAD BRIDGE
This bridge carries the Rodwell Trail over
the busy Newstead Road.


2013 JURASSIC COAST
Information point & seating, Weymouth Esplanade near the Jubilee Clock.

2013 ALDRIDGE COMMUNITY ACADEMY The new school building on the Ospey Quay Campus. Project by Dorset County Council.

2014 ST. JOHN’S VIEW

New house built on a narrow strip of ground behind St John’s Church, Fortuneswell.

2014 WEYMOUTH OLD TOWN HALL Renovations in progress by the Chapelhay Community Partnership and the Guardians.

2014 ‘THE FAKERY’ SHOPFRONT
A ‘trompe l’oeil’ mural in Fortuneswell. A project by Portland Community Partnership

2015   Floral Displays, Station Area
The town is indebted to Brian and Janna Coomber and friends for this great display.

2016   W&PBC Gardens and Flower Beds
The many lovely gardens are a great credit to the council and are greatly enjoyed by all.

2015   NEW FLOWER BED, ESPLANADE

A raised bed set in stone walling, provides a great first view of the Seafront and Bay.

2016   Greenhill Gardens

Refurbishment of the historic Bennett’s Shelter, 1929 chalets and careful planting.

Other Commendable Projects

2011  QUEENS HOTEL, KING STREET
A thoughtful refurbishment, particularly the Art-Deco character of ts public rooms .

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2011 WEYMOUTH TOWN CLOCK
The iconic Jubilee Clock looks resplendent with its new gilding and fresh paintwork..

2011 WEYMOUTH PAVILION
The greatly enhanced appearance of the Pavilion Theatre frontage was commended,

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Special Awards

2012 SANDSFOOT CASTLE
The restored ruins of Sandsfoot Castle, part of Henry VIII's coastal defences.

2014  WAYPOINTS ON THE “WILD ABOUT WEYMOUTH AND PORTLAND” LEGACY TRAIL
LITTLEMOOR TO PORTLAND BILL  (Below)

2007  CHISWELL WALLED GARDEN

2003 NEWTONS COVE SEA DEFENCES

1996 PRESTON BEACH SEA DEFENCES