Shortlist announced for new UK ambassador’s residence in Beijing

Allford Hall Monaghan Morris has been announced as one of five finalists in an RIBA-backed competition to design a new Ambassador’s Residence at the British Embassy in Beijing. The new residence is part of a larger plan to redevelop the British Embassy in Beijing, which includes the construction of new embassy facilities and staff housing. The winner of the competition, which has been run on behalf of the Foreign and Commonwealth Office, will be announced on 21 October.