Killarney hostel wins architecture award

Gottstein Architects, have been awarded a prestigious Brick Award for The Haven, Killarney in the category of Best Commercial Building 2015 at the Brick Awards in London. Gottstein_Architects_Paul_Tierney_01[1] The longest and most widely respected design and construction awards in the UK, The Brick Awards recognise design and construction in brick. Each year, hundreds of entries are submitted and 14 prestigious trophies are awarded to the successful projects. Achim Gottstein, Owner, Gottstein Architects says their brief was to design a compact Hostel Building that would sit alongside their Client’s existing hostel facility, located at Bishops Lane, Killarney. Mr Gottstein also commended the builders, Griffin Brothers Contracting from Castleisland, saying the craftsmanship, particularly the masonry elements, is to be congratulated.