Grand Designs

Episode Guide

Upcoming Episodes

West Cumbria

Series 8 · Episode 7

Despite having no architectural training, Alan Dawson, a former blacksmith has invented his own way of building a house. He's going to make it in pieces in his workshop with wiring, lighting, and carpets built into the sections.

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    25 November: 11:00am on Lifestyle

Lake District

Series 8 · Episode 8

When Robert and Milla find a plot overlooking Lake Windermere in the Lake District National Park, they think they've hit gold. The site already has a 1980s house on the site, but rather than knock it down, they plan to do a new design.

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    26 November: 10:55am on Lifestyle

Newcastle

Series 9 · Episode 1

Polish businessman Stefan Pekowski fell in love with the open and beautiful Northumberland countryside when he first moved here over twenty years ago. Now wanting to create a lifelong home for himself and his fiancé Ania Schabowka, they have purchased a derelict 18th century workers cottage, surrounded by lush scenery.

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    6 December: 10:55am on Lifestyle

Honiton

Series 14 · Episode 7

Presented by design expert Kevin McCloud, Grand Designs charts the in-depth process of ambitious design projects, from the initial detail of blueprints, to the long and often gruelling task of turning the designs into a practical living space.

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    8 December: 11:45am on Lifestyle

Bromley

Series 9 · Episode 2

Paul and Penny are tearing down their million pound home in South London to build a contemporary mansion. But the challenge of building a complex home soon starts to bite. Paul and Penny Denby have lived on the same exclusive south London estate for nearly 20 years.

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    9 December: 11:05am on Lifestyle

Tenby

Series 9 · Episode 3

The old lifeboat station in Tenby was home to the brave souls of the Royal National Lifeboat Institution for over 100 years. When they moved out, Tim O’Donovan and his wife Philomena saw an opportunity not only to convert it into a unique, contemporary home, and also rescue this historic property for the nation.

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    10 December: 11:15am on Lifestyle

Braintree

Series 9 · Episode 4

Artists Freddie Robins and Ben Coode-Adams are leaving their modest urban flat to convert a huge Grade II-listed timber-framed barn in Essex into a live/work space for themselves and their daughter Willa. The whole design is based around creating a massive free-form contemporary space with very few walls, to display their ever expanding collection of toys and ephemera.

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    11 December: 11:20am on Lifestyle

Herefordshire

Series 9 · Episode 5

Brand New.Presenter Kevin McCloud follows some of Britain's most ambitious self-building projects, as intrepid individuals attempt to design and construct the home of their dreams in the Australian first of this series.

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    12 December: 11:05am on Lifestyle

Cornwall

Series 9 · Episode 6

Stonemason Adam Purchase and his partner Nicola Brennan have 12 months to convert a silver-mine engine-house in Cornwall into a home, in what soon becomes a race against time. Ever since he was a child, stonemason Adam Purchase has loved the old silver mine engine houses that characterise Cornwall's landscape.

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    13 December: 11:05am on Lifestyle

Kensington

Series 9 · Episode 7

Claire and Ian try to build a home big enough for a disco on a small plot at the end of a London mews. But as angry locals begin to object to their plans, things start to go awry. Claire Farrow and her husband Ian Hogarth have always dreamed of building a home large enough for their own dance floor and DJ booth.

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    16 December: 11:05am on Lifestyle

Episode 8

Series 9 · Episode 8

Presented by design expert Kevin McCloud, Grand Designs charts the in-depth process of ambitious design projects, from the initial detail of blueprints, to the long and often gruelling task of turning the designs into a practical living space.

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    17 December: 11:10am on Lifestyle

Episode 9

Series 9 · Episode 9

Presented by design expert Kevin McCloud, Grand Designs charts the in-depth process of ambitious design projects, from the initial detail of blueprints, to the long and often gruelling task of turning the designs into a practical living space.

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    18 December: 11:05am on Lifestyle

Cloontykilla Castle

Series 10 · Episode 1

Presented by design expert Kevin McCloud, Grand Designs charts the in-depth process of ambitious design projects, from the initial detail of blueprints, to the long and often gruelling task of turning the designs into a practical living space.

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    24 December: 11:05am on Lifestyle

The Computer Cut House

Series 10 · Episode 2

Presented by design expert Kevin McCloud, Grand Designs charts the in-depth process of ambitious design projects, from the initial detail of blueprints, to the long and often gruelling task of turning the designs into a practical living space.

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    25 December: 11:15am on Lifestyle

The Glass Cubes House

Series 10 · Episode 3

Presented by design expert Kevin McCloud, Grand Designs charts the in-depth process of ambitious design projects, from the initial detail of blueprints, to the long and often gruelling task of turning the designs into a practical living space.

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    26 December: 11:05am on Lifestyle

The Thames Boathouse

Series 10 · Episode 4

Presented by design expert Kevin McCloud, Grand Designs charts the in-depth process of ambitious design projects, from the initial detail of blueprints, to the long and often gruelling task of turning the designs into a practical living space.

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    27 December: 11:05am on Lifestyle

Derelict Water Tower

Series 10 · Episode 5

The 100th episode marks one of the most ambitious projects to date. Leigh Osborne and Graham Voce want to convert a landmark 150-year-old water tower in central London into a luxury home. Grade II-listed and 6ft-thick walls, it's due to be a huge challenge

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    30 December: 11:05am on Lifestyle

The Underground House

Series 10 · Episode 6

Presented by design expert Kevin McCloud, Grand Designs charts the in-depth process of ambitious design projects, from the initial detail of blueprints, to the long and often gruelling task of turning the designs into a practical living space.

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    31 December: 11:05am on Lifestyle