Grand Designs

July 2020

Season 17, Episode 6 (North Devon)

4.0 24 x
Audio Described (AD). Edward and Hazel Short build a white art deco lighthouse, with additional bedroom wing and infinity pool, all on a rugged but beautiful clifftop spot in North Devon. But their plan runs into trouble.

Season 17, Episode 5 (West Suffolk)

4.0 12 x
Audio Described (AD). After recovering from leukaemia, musician Toby Leeming is driven to build five interlinked barn structures in a horseshoe around an old oak tree in Suffolk. Can he balance high architecture ambitions?
June 2020

Season 17, Episode 4 (Hull)

3.0 14 x
Audio Described (AD). Engineer Richard Bennett and partner Felicia Böhm transform an underground reservoir in the Humber Estuary into a home. It proves to be an epic task to demolish the roof and grind the reservoir walls.

Season 17, Episode 3 (Warwickshire)

4.0 9 x
Design engineer Mark Butler is paralysed from the waist down. Along with wife Penny he builds a cutting-edge new wheelchair friendly family home in Warwickshire with full accessibility built into its fabric.

Season 17, Episode 2 (Lincolnshire)

4.0 10 x
Paul and Amy Wilkinson build a lakeside home in Lincolnshire made up of five circular timber buildings. But Paul's health suffers as he struggles to get this complicated build finished in just 12 months.

Season 15, Episode 9 (Herefordshire Ii)

4.0 23 x
Ed and Rowena Waghorn continue to build a handcrafted, five bedroom house on an eight acre smallholding in Herefordshire, 10 years in the making. Progress on the build was slow as Ed decided to do most of the work himself.

Season 15, Episode 8 (East London)

4.3 28 x
Joe and Lina take on the London property market, as they build their own home on a tiny 38 square metre plot. They'll need to cleverly maximise the space, but the project soon runs months behind schedule and over budget.

Season 17, Episode 1 (Galloway)

3.0 6 x
Former engineer Andy Stakes and his partner, Jeanette Hardy, build a new house right on top of a sheer cliff in Scotland. But after batting winds and rain, will a last-minute design change ruin everything they've worked for?

Season 15, Episode 7 (Peak District)

4.0 3 x
After 15 years of saving and planning, Fred and Saffron Baker start work on their innovative new family home on a 30 degree slope. Kevin McCloud visits the Peak District as they build into the thick Derbyshire limestone.

Season 15, Episode 6 (Blackdown Hills)

4.0 70 x
Kevin McCloud visits a couple whose home resembles a giant snake. The building was inspired by an ammonite shell, has a scaly, curving structure that spirals over two levels combining natural materials with modern technology.