The Borders Distillery, Hawick

Borders Distillery based in Hawick is the first new distillery in the Scottish Borders to be built in over 180 years. The distillery is housed at an early 20th century industrial site in listed buildings which were on the ‘at risk’ register. Led by Gray Macpherson Architects, the buildings were fully renovated to accommodate the distillery. Whiskey production began in March 2018 and the distillery opened its doors in May 2018.


RIAS HES Award 2019: Conservation & Climate Change
EAA Award 2019: Conservation
Civic Trust Awards 2019 – Winner
Scottish Design Awards 2019 – Re-use of a Listed Building Award
Borders Design Awards 2018: Works to Existing Buildings Commercial – Winner
AJA Awards 2018: Heritage Project of the Year

    Client: The Three Stills Company Ltd. Architect: Gray Macpherson Architects Contractor: M & J Ballantyne Completed: 2018 Photographer: Keith Hunter Photograpy

Project website: https://www.davidnarro.co.uk/projects/the-borders-distillery-hawick/

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