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Lake Karapiro Fortress

Source: ANDZ NewsTaking out the Residential New Home over 300m2 title at the 2020 ADNZ Resene Architectural Design Awards, ‘Karapiro Lake House’ designed by Lee Turner of Turner Road Architecture, is a sprawling home overlooking Lake Karapiro in the foothills of Maungatautari Mountain in Cambridge....Read more...

December 7, 2020

Lee Turner | Design Evolution

Source: Defign Magazine, Issue 6, 2018 Making a career move from professional rugby to architecture might not seem, the most obvious of transitions. But for Cambridge born-and-bred Lee Turner, his rugby career in Ireland was simply time out from architectural design. Click to read the full story....

November 23, 2020

Former state house beats all comers to win Resene ADNZ Supreme Architectural Design Award

Source: Stuff - www.stuff.co.nz 2020 ADNZ Resene Residential New Home Over 300m2 Architectural Design Award: Lee Turner, Turner Road Architecture, Waikato for Karapiro House. This is a lean, low-profile home that sprawls above Lake Karapiro in the foothills of Maungatautari Mountain in Cambridge...Read more...

November 21, 2020

ADNZ Waikato awards recognise 'DOC hut' renovation and fortress-like new build

Source: Stuff -  www.stuff.co.nzLee Turner, of Turner Road Architecture took out the award for best Residential New Home Over 300m2 with a large, contemporary house overlooking Lake Karapiro. Karapiro Lake House is a lean, low-profile home that sprawls above the lake in the foothills of Maungatautari Mountain in Cambridge...Read more ...

October 22, 2020

Karapiro home wins top design award

Source: Cambridge News – page 13Two architectural designer have received recognition at the Waikato 2020 ADNZ Resene Architectural  Design Awards. Lee Turner, of Turner Road Architecture took out the award for best Residential New Home over 300m2...Read more ...

October 22, 2020

Ridgeline retreat

Defign Magazine, Issue 6, 2018 It's hard to believe that the beautiful home weaving along the ridge high up in the Maungakawa Ranges behind Cambridge was once a spec home. But the builder gave free reign to Turner Road Architecture's Lee Turner, whose design was informed by the ridgeline and the possibilities of capturing expansive views of the Waikato River...Read more ...

October 13, 2020

Mother nature: modern design's muse

Source: defign.blog | Date: July 2018The Waikato region had always well represented at the ADNZ Deign Awards and had deep levels of architectural talent. “Year-on-year the competition gets bigger and more challenging. There are some incredible designs this year and the Waikato region really held its own. The designers who have won, are assets to the region and its architectural landscape.” Read more here....

July 15, 2020

New accolade for award winning team

Source: Cambridge News, July 27 2018 Staff at Cambridge's Turner Road Architecture are in celebration mode again after winning a prestigious and highly competitive category in this year's Resene Architectural Designers New Zealand (ADNZ) Awards...Read more...

July 27, 2018

Cabin and trees inspires judges

Source: Cambridge Edition | Date: July 2018The Waikato ADNZ Resene Architectural Design Awards celebrate innovative and exceptionally designed projects from New Zealand...Read more below....

June 17, 2018

Bold house a winner

Source: Waikato Times  | Date: August 2017  Cambridge designer Lee Turner of Turner Road Architecture was the star of the show at the 2017 Waikato Regional ADNZ | Resene Architectural Design Awards.  The newcomer to the competition won the Residential New Home over 300m2 Architectural Design Award, and was commended in two categories – Residential New Home between 150m2 and 300m2, and Residential Alterations and Additions. Read more below......

August 23, 2017

Cambridge architectural designer star of regional awards night

Source: Stuff www.stuff.co.nz | Date: July 2017 A Cambridge designer who brought a little bit of Central Otago to Waikato has stormed to the top of the region's architecture awards. Lee Turner is a newcomer to the Resene Architectural Design Awards, but walked away from the Friday night regional awards dinner in Hamilton with a swag of gongs... Read more ›...

July 29, 2017

Judges award Cambridge designer's work

Source: Cambridge Edition | Date: July 2017  A Cambridge designer who brought a little bit of Central Otago to Waikato has stormed to the top of the region's architecture awards. Lee Turner is a newcomer to the Resene Architecture Design Awards, but walked away from the regional awards dinner in Hamilton with a swag of gongs. Read more below......

July 26, 2017

Waikato ADNZ awards celebrate the small, the big and the best makeover

Source: Stuff | Date: July 2017 The winner of the large house category - the Residential New Home over 300m2 Architectural Design Award - was Lee Turner's "Hilltop House" in Cambridge. The house snakes along the ridge of Maungakawa Mountain and embraces a dramatic 360-degree view...  Read full article here....

July 17, 2017

Waikato winners in ADNZ Resene Architectural Design Awards

Source: Stuff www.stuff.co.nz | Date: July 2017 It was designer Lee Turner's night to shine at the Waikato regional ADNZ Resene Architectural Design Awards on Friday.As well as winning the Residential New Home over 300 square metres Architectural Design Award, the newcomer to the competition was also awarded Commended in two categories – Residential New Home between 150 square metres and 300 square metres, and Residential Alterations and Additions… Read mor...

July 11, 2017

Inside a dreamy modern farmhouse

Source: Habitat by Resene Magazine, http://www.habitatbyresene.co.nz/ | Date: May 2017  Nestled on a farm in Waikato, there's so much to love about the Scott family's home... from its contemporary meets classic farmhouse vibe, to the beautiful palette, painted in a mix of Resene grey, white and blue. At the heart is the living area (kitchen, lounge, dining room), an expansive space with striking timber ceiling trusses and tawa floor, both milled from the farm… Rea...

May 18, 2017

Lee and Kristin bring their modern barn to life

Source: Habitat by Resene Magazine, http://www.habitatbyresene.co.nz/ | Date: July 2017 After living in a renovated state house with small wardrobes and cupboards, Kristin Turner’s wish for her new home was to have open plan living, and the ability to see her daughters play outside from the kitchen and living area – as well as a lot more storage.  The rest was up to husband Lee, director at Turner Road Architecture, who was itching to create something of his own...

February 11, 2017

Waikato winner of House of the Year announced

Source: Stuff www.stuff.co.nz | Date: July 2015A "cleverly designed" new build in Hamilton has been named as Waikato's top home at the Waikato Registered Master Builders 2015 House of the Year awards. Euro Construction's entry took out four awards, including the Supreme award, a craftsmanship award, a gold award and a category win for PlaceMakers New Home between $400,000 and $500,000… Read more ›...

July 20, 2016

Worldwide design award

Source: Cambridge Edition | Date: March 2015 Turner Road Architecture has been awarded Best of Houzz 2015 for Design by Houzz.com.au, the leading platform for home renovation and design. The Cambridge company was chosen by the more than 25 million users that make op the Houzz community. Read more below.....

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