Historic Houses is proud to present four annual awards for excellence in various categories. From supporting local communities, to extraordinary creativity and resourcefulness in restoring historic buildings, the awards recognise and celebrate the incredible work, stories and successes of historic houses and gardens right across the UK.

The Restoration Award, sponsored by Sotheby's, recognises and celebrates the remarkable restoration work continually being undertaken by our member houses.

The Garden of the Year Award, sponsored by Christie's, recognises the importance of some of the country’s most spectacular gardens with outstanding horticultural and public appeal.

The Frances Garnham Award, celebrates a house or garden with a particularly innovative approach to education or community engagement work.

The Kitchen Award, sponsored by Netogo and in association with Country Life, celebrates the best examples of kitchen conversions in historic houses that have been undertaken with a particularly creative, sensitive and light-touch approach.