Persimmon Homes named as a finalist for top building award
17 November 2017
Persimmon Homes has been named a finalist in a nationally recognised award for the development of a £75 million site on the edge of Glasgow city centre.
Persimmon Homes West Scotland is celebrating its success after being named among the top four developers in the UK by the Premier Guarantee Excellence awards for The Boulevard development on Barrhead Road in Cowglen.
The awards ceremony, held at The Shard in London last week, invited builders from across the country shortlisted in seven categories including ‘Best Large Developer’ and ‘Best Apartment Scheme’, to celebrate excellence in construction.
The cream of the crop received a ‘high commended’ accolade for achieving excellence in their overall approach to design and build reaching rigorous standards and quality of workmanship.
Recognised as one of the top four large developments in the country, The Boulevard, once complete, will feature a combination of 515 two, three, four and five bedroom houses and two bedroom apartments.
Already a huge success with buyers, The Boulevard offers the perfect combination of city living being just four miles from central Glasgow with an abundance of green space close by.
The annual Excellence Awards are designed to profile the UK’s best developments measuring all aspects of the building from key aspects of site organisation to foundations, substructure, roofs and surface finish.
Alan Prickett, construction director for Persimmon Homes West Scotland, speaking about the nomination said: “We are very proud to be named one of the top four large builders for The Boulevard. It has been a very popular site from the outset and being recognised by the Excellence awards is the icing on the cake.”
“We pride ourselves in our ability to develop quality new homes homes in locations that people choose to live.”