Grand Designs New Zealand

June 2020
47:00

Season 3, Episode 5 (Black House)

4.0 46 x
George and Yvonne retired to peaceful Nelson to build their dream home. George, a retired architect, reckons he can build a house in an estuary beside a busy highway - which he plans to paint black, inside and out.
48:00

Season 3, Episode 4 (Moving Mansion)

3.0 24 x
A builder goes to buy an old stairwell in Christchurch and decides to buy the whole house, dismantle it, and relocate it to Queenstown.
47:00

Season 3, Episode 3 (Island Hideaway)

4.0 29 x
A wealthy bachelor struggling with the spotlight in his small home town of Tairua, on the Coromandel coast, decides to create a sanctuary for himself and his children on a remote island.
May 2020
48:00

Season 4, Episode 8 (Pod House)

4.5 57 x
Kate and Ian want to build a home in the remote Kenepuru sounds. A place tradies won't go to. Answer? Build off site, and truck the home along a dangerous, windy road. Sheer, heart-thumping drama.
47:00

Season 4, Episode 7 (Brighton Beach House)

3.0 40 x
Young builder Zac wants to save money by building his own home. The problem is he's promised his mum he'll build hers at the same time - and both on top of a sand dune. Who'd be mad enough to do that?
48:00

Season 4, Episode 6 (Cranmer Square)

3.0 10 x
Photographers Johannes and Jo take on a heritage restoration adding a bold architectural statement home next door but will the marriage between the old with the new prove more than they bargained for.
47:00

Season 4, Episode 5 (Green House)

3.0 46 x
Sustainability experts Karl and Amelie have a dream for a house that is heated solely from the sun. But on a steep, exposed, windy Wellington hillside site they're challenged right from the start.
April 2020
47:00

Season 4, Episode 4 (Te Arai Lodge)

3.0 26 x
Cathy and Vince Moores strive to create a sumptuous Italian style villa surrounded by beautiful mature gardens, but their budget takes on a life of its own, threatening to turn their long awaited dream into a nightmare.
47:00

Season 4, Episode 3 (Tree House)

3.0 31 x
Ric and Boio make a childhood dream a reality by building a tree-house in a pine forest, in a high wind zone, where trees frequently blow over in winter storms... what could possibly go wrong?
48:00

Season 4, Episode 2 (Jetty House)

3.0 18 x
Antiques lover Patty Coley scours the country for historic materials to build a stunning contemporary home. Her journey throws up weighty challenges like what to do with a hundred-year-old wharf?
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