2016 Judges' Award Winner

The winner of the 2016 Judges’ Award is Walters Buildings for the Jeptha Creed Distillery in Shelbyville, Kentucky.

The Jeptha Creed Distillery is a brand new craft distillery. The building will be a major tourist stop and is the first distillery in Shelby county in over 100 years and will become part of the Craft Bourbon Trail.

The building is a combination of post frame and timber frame. It features steep 9/12 pitched roofs, a 60’ load-bearing steel beam that allows open access in the distilling area without columns, T1-11 exterior siding, spray foam roof insulation, mountain stone wainscoting, functional fireplace, cedar decorative exterior trusses and trim.

Congratulations, Walters Buildings.