Author Archives: Liam Twynham

Gabriele Adomaityte wins RIBA East Midlands Part 2 Student Award!

We are delighted to be able to congratulate Gabriele Adomaityte, Architectural Assistant at GSS, for recently being awarded the 2019 RIBA East Midlands Part 2 Student award, for her University work titled ‘The Singing Valley Project’. The RIBA East Midlands Student Awards celebrate the talent and dedication of architecture students in local Schools, to reward […]

Work begins on Durham University’s Historic Bishop Cosin’s Library

Work has commenced on site for GSSArchitecture’s refurbishment of Bishop Cosin’s Library on Palace Green, for Durham University. This Grade II* listed building houses significant collections and was completed in 1667-68. The library and its collections were granted Designated status in 2005, identifying them as collections of national and international importance. Works to the building will […]

New Lubbesthorpe Primary School Official Opening Ceremony

After welcoming students to the school in early September, New Lubbesthorpe Primary School, the first school to be completed within the development, had it’s official opening ceremony on the 4th October! The ribbon was cut by Mrs Cherry Gibbs (pictured below), representative of The Drummond Estate, and sister of Fred Drummond, who had the original […]

University of Sunderland – City Campus Gateway Now Complete

Having developed the city-wide campus masterplan for the University of Sunderland, GSSArchitecture were appointed to design two projects to enhance the current Student Gateways at City Campus and St. Peter’s Campus, aimed at realigning and improving the Gateway service across the university. After the completion of the Prospect Gateway last year, work is now complete on the City […]

New 19 Unit Hostel Starts on Site in Harrogate

GSSArchitecture are delighted to announce that work has now started on the site for a new 19 unit hostel in Harrogate, following a ground breaking ceremony on Friday 23rd August! The ceremony was attended by Councillor Mike Chambers, Cabinet Member for Housing and Safer Communities, along with representatives from Harrogate Borough Council. GSS are working […]

New Lubbesthorpe Primary School Successfully Handed Over

The new 420 place Primary School, designed by GSSArchitecture, at New Lubbesthorpe has successfully been handed over after main contractor, Clegg Construction, started on site in June last year. The school will accommodate pupils aged 4-11 when it opens in September, and is the first school to be completed in the new large-scale residential development […]

GSS Welcomes New Starters!

Due to continued growth, we have recently welcomed 2 new members of staff to the Practice. Craig Darby joins our Harrogate studio as an Architectural Assistant, having recently achieved his degree from Sheffield Hallam University! Craig has previously completed an Architectural Work Experience Placement at AARP Architects in Amiens, France, together with an Engineering Work Experience Placement with […]