Living With The Future

Episode Guide

Series 1 Episode Guide

Sky Wood

Series 1 · Episode 1

In the first episode presenter Simon Davis finds out what it’s like to live in a futuristic minimalist house. Simon spends the weekend in Skywood, the family home of Graham Philips the Chief executive of Norman Foster Associates.

Quay House

Series 1 · Episode 2

Presenter Simon Davis discovers the best in British contemporary architecture. This week he travels to the run-down area of Peckham in South London.

Drop House

Series 1 · Episode 3

Simon Davis spends the weekend in a 21st Century version of Suburbia. His destination is a stunning contemporary design in the unlikely setting of a new development of executive homes near Potters Bar in Hertfordshire.

Tilty Barn

Series 1 · Episode 4

Hidden in the Essex Countryside is a barn conversion with a difference. Photographer Fi McGhee wanted a combination of traditional home with a modern interior for her children and much loved horse Klein.

BV House

Series 1 · Episode 5

Sitting on the side of the Ribble Valley in Lancashire is the Old Zoo - a modern day manor house designed by Iranian architects Farajadi and Farjadi.

Paxton House

Series 1 · Episode 6

In the last programme of this series Simon Davis is in North London to experience the most spectacular example of futuristic modern architecture. The house of architects Richard and Heidi Paxton has only just been completed and has been met with huge acclaim.