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Roger Hunt

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Full name Roger Hunt
Country United Kingdom
Primary language English
Specialist areas

Roger Hunt is an award winning writer and blogger specialising in the built environment. He writes on sustainability, old houses, housebuilding and traditional and modern construction materials. He is the co-author of Old House Handbook and Old House Eco Handbook.

Editorial work Features writing
Last updated 05-05-2015 09:21

Biography

Magazines
• Sustainability correspondent for Show House
• Period Living, House & Garden, Homebuilding & Renovating

Social media
• Tweets regularly (@huntwriter) and blogs (www.huntwriter.com)
• Blogs for British Gas, PrimeLocation, National Trust

Books
• Old House Eco Handbook (Frances Lincoln)
• Old House Handbook (Frances Lincoln)
• Rural Britain: Then and Now (Cassell Illustrated)
• Villages of England (Harper Collins)
• Hidden Depths, an archaeological exploration of Surreyʼs past
• The House 1000-2000 (Hamptons Internationalʼs millennium book)
• The Story of Where you Live (chapter) (Readerʼs Digest)

Lecturing
• National Homebuilding & Renovating Show
• National Home Improvement Show
• Grand Designs Live
• Ecobuild
• SPAB
• UK Green Building Council
• CITB Construction Skills Northern Ireland

Awards
• Winner Sustainable Property Journalist of the Year LSL Property Press Awards 2014
• Winner Sustainable Property Journalist of the Year LSL Property Press Awards 2013
• Finalist Best Online Editorial of the Year LSL Property Press Awards 2013
• Silver Sustainable Property Journalist of the Year LSL Property Press Awards 2012
• Winner Best Blog PrimeLocation.com Blog Awards 2011
• Winner Best Eco Home Blog PrimeLocation.com Blog Awards 2011
• Silver Sustainable Property Journalist of the Year LSL Property Press Awards 2011
• Runner Up Best Newcomer PrimeLocation.com Blog Awards 2010
• Winner B2B Property Journalist of the Year Headline Property Awards 2008

Activities
• Judge of What House? Awards for new housing
• Sits on editorial board of The SPAB Magazine
• Sits on SPAB Communications Advisory Group
• Member of the SPAB

Interests
• Renovating houses and landscaping gardens. Latest renovation project is a 1900 house on Marthaʼs Vineyard in Massachusetts, USA