Grand Designs Abroad

December 2016

Season 1, Episode 8 (Alicante, Spain)

272 x
Kevin McCloud travels to Spain to meet a family who have moved lock, stock and barrel from London to start a new life in Alicante.

Season 1, Episode 7 (Les Gets, French Alps)

173 x
Kevin McCloud travels to the stunning ski resort of Les Gets in the French Alps where an English couple are turning a traditional 300-year-old farmhouse into an exceptionally luxurious eight bedroom chalet.

Season 1, Episode 6 (Tuscany)

69 x
After four years of negotiating with the local planning authorities, Howard and Janne finally begin building their dream home in Tuscany.

Season 1, Episode 5 (Westport, Ireland)

178 x
Kevin McCloud travels to the wild and romantic west coast of Ireland where an architect is working on the most important project of his life.

Season 1, Episode 4 (Creuse, France)

130 x
Follows a couple who have given up everything in the UK to start a new life in a remote part of central France called the Creuse.

Season 1, Episode 3 (Puglia, Italy)

300 x
Kevin McCloud follows a couple of artists who have moved to the beautiful and undiscovered region of Italy called Puglia, to turn a derelict farmhouse into a luxurious summer school for artists.

Season 1, Episode 2 (The Lot, France)

130 x
For a family who already feel unwelcome in their adopted homeland of France, is building an unusual house with straw bales going to bring them the social acceptance they crave?
November 2015

Season 1, Episode 1 (Malaga, Spain)

255 x
Rural Spain isn't exactly the homeland of Modernism, but that's not stopping Gil and Hilary from building a large contemporary house of glass, concrete and steel, right in the middle of a sleepy Andalucian community.