Backwater

Shingles

A custom-built detached home situated on a peninsula in a secluded lagoon, and featuring Western Red Cedar Shingles from Marley has scooped a number of leading industry awards.

Located in the Norfolk broads, Britain’s largest protected wetland, Backwater, which was created by, Platform 5 Architects, is made up of three self-contained modules. Each individual module is further complemented by the cedar-clad pitched roofs found at the front of the property.

All in the detail

 
Backwater project featuring Cedar Shingles from Marley Ltd

Specifics

Product:

  • Shingles

 

Sector(s):

  • Residential

 

Architect:

  • Platform 5 Architects

 

Location:

  • South

 

Project type:

  • Residential

 

Awards:

  • RIBA East Award 2017, Custom and Self Build Project of the Year at the 2017 Structural Timber Awards