TV Episodes Full List of Grand Designs Episodes

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Below is a complete Grand Designs episode list that spans the show's entire TV run. Photos from the individual Grand Designs episodes are listed along with the Grand Designs episode names when available, as are the dates of the original airing of the episode. Grand Designs episodes from every season can be seen below, along with fun facts about who directed the episodes, the stars of the and sometimes even information like shooting locations and original air dates. Examples of items on this list include “The Isolated Cottage, Wales” and “Maidstone: The Hi Tech Bungalow.” Are you remembering a funny scene but can't think of the name that the Grand Designs episode is from? Scroll below and you'll find what you're looking for.

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Ipswich: The Radian House Oct 13 2010 - Jonathan and Lindsay want to build a house that's exciting to look at, cheap to run, and ecologically sound. But the build is a battle, with technologies that don't work and a tight budget.

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Woodbridge, Suffolk Sep 29 2010 -

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Falmouth Oct 20 2010 -

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The Great British Property Scandal Special: Kevin's Grand Design Part 1 Dec 07 2011 - This special episode follows Kevin as he begins on an epic adventure to create his very own Grand Design.

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Puglia Revisited Feb 27 2008 - Puglia, in Italy’s deep south, where the country's heel rounds to the foot’s arch, is a land of shimmering heat, olive groves and artists’ dreams. It is also the place where artists, like David ...more

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Revisited - Lot: House From Straw Dec 01 2010 - Kevin McCloud returns to see the Sampson family in France. (from Grand Designs Abroad)

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Revisited - Sunderland: The Former Electricity Sub-Station Mar 22 2003 - When Kevin met Anne and Richard in 2000, they were about to embark on the ambitious task of converting a disused electricity substation in Sunderland into a family home. (from Grand Designs

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Revisited - Tuscany: The Tuscan Castle Oct 13 2004 - Kevin McCloud revisits Janne and Howard and their ongoing conversion of a derelict 1,000-year-old castle in Tuscany. (from Grand Designs Abroad)

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The Great British Property Scandal Special: Kevin's Grand Design Part 2 Dec 15 2011 - Kevin continues in his epic battle to build his very own Grand Design of visionary homes. But as the schedule slips residents start to grumble. As part of the Great British Property Scandal ...more

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The House of Straw, Islington Jun 17 1999 - Kevin McCloud is in lslington where Jeremy Till and Sarah Wigglesworth have come up with a highly experimental design for a home/office.

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Revisited - Doncaster: The Glass House Nov 08 2001 - Kevin McCloud travels back to Doncaster to catch up with self-builders Michael Hird and Lindsay Harwood and their futuristic glass and steel house in a suburb of Doncaster.

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The Timber Frame Kit House, Newhaven Apr 29 1999 - A couple in Newhaven face a race against time as they build their dream home on windswept cliff-top site in time for the birth of their baby.

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Revisited - Brighton: The Co-Operative Build Dec 06 2001 - Kevin McCloud revisits a group of people in a Brighton co-operative who are building their own homes and the homes of their neighbours.

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Revisited (2) - Amersham: The Water Tower Dec 08 2010 - Kevin is in Amersham for a second update on a project taken on by Deborah and architect Andrew. Their venture involved designing an 'invisible' house that blended in with the surrounding

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The Eco-House, Suffolk Jun 03 1999 - A Suffolk couple plan an environmentally friendly house with solar heating, grey water systems and reclaimed materials.

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The Chapel, Cornwall Jun 10 1999 - Kevin McCloud travels to Cornwall to visit Gavin Allen and Jane Fitzsimons, who are trying to convert a chapel into a home and a teleworking office for Jane.

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The Glass-House, Doncaster Jun 24 1999 - Kevin McCloud travels to Doncaster where Michael Hird and Lindsay Harwood are building a futuristic glass and steel house in a suburb of Doncaster.

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Revisited - Suffolk: The Eco-House Nov 15 2001 - Kevin McCloud travels to Suffolk to revisit a couple who dreamed of building a 100% environmentally friendly house. How far have they managed to stick to their green ideals?

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Revisited - Berkshire: English Barn Oct 29 2003 - Kevin McCloud revisits retired couple Denys and Marjorie Randolph, who decided to embark on their final building project, a brand new green oak barn-style house.

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The Co-op, Walter Segal Houses, Brighton May 13 1999 - This project was a co-operative venture - 10 young families each put in 30 hours of construction work per week. Kevin travels to Brighton to meet a co-operative of ten young families, including ...more

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Revisited - Islington: The House of Straw Nov 22 2001 - Kevin McCloud revisits Jeremy Till and Sarah Wigglesworth in Islington, London. Will they have realised their dream of using straw bales in the construction of their house?

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Revisited (2) - Islington: The House of Straw Oct 15 2003 - Kevin McCloud revisits the improbable build of two architects who built their central London house out of straw bales, springs, nappy cladding and silver tin.

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The Water Tower, Coleshill, Amersham May 20 1999 - Kevin McCloud travels to Amersham, where a couple plan to design an 'invisible' house, blending in with the earth banks of the surrounding reservoirs.

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The English Barn, Berkshire May 06 1999 - Kevin travels to Oxfordshire to meet the Randolphs, who built their first house 10 years ago and now, in their 70s, have decided to do it all again!

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Revisited - Amersham: The Water Tower Sep 24 2002 - Kevin is in Amersham to update on a project taken on by Deborah and architect Andrew. Their venture involved designing an 'invisible' house that blended in with the surrounding reservoirs.

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Revisited (2) - Brighton: The Co-Operative Build Dec 05 2012 - Kevin saw a ground-breaking co-operative of ten families built their own homes on the edge of Brighton. They where known as 'The Hedgehogs' and were made up of former travellers and those living ...more

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Woodbridge: The Modest Home Sep 29 2010 - Kevin McCloud follows the efforts of Lucie Fairweather to build an eco-friendly house in Woodbridge, Suffolk. After the death of her partner 18 months earlier, and not having a large budget, ...more

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Lake District: The Dome House Nov 03 2010 - When Robert and Milla Gaukroger find a plot overlooking Lake Windermere in the Lake District National Park, they reckon they've hit gold.

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Isle of Wight: The Tree House Sep 15 2010 - Kevin McCloud follows the progress of architectural designer Lincoln Miles and his wife, artist Lisa Traxler, who want to create their own home on the Isle of Wight. They have bought a property ...more

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West Cumbria: The Adaptahaus Oct 27 2010 - Alan Dawson has invented his own way of making a house, with every piece put together on site in days. But it must all fit perfectly. Only then will Alan know if his unique house works.

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Nov 23 2011 - Kevin McCloud revisits Alan and Judith Dawson in west Cumbria, where they began constructing a prefabricated home in 2009. They employed a method of building that should have allowed them to ...more

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Revisited - Lake District: The Dome House Nov 02 2011 - Kevin revisits Robert and Milla a year after their ambitious Lake District eco home seemed on the verge of running out of money. Have the couple completed their visionary timber home?

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Lizard Peninsular: The Scandinavian House Oct 20 2010 - Kevin meets interior designer Kathryn Tyler, who has decided the best way onto the property ladder is to design and build her own house in her parents' back garden in Falmouth.

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Stowmarket: The Tudor Guildhall Oct 06 2010 - Kevin McCloud follows the progress of Simon Bennett and his wife Jill as they try to restore two timber-framed barns in Suffolk. The couple found out that one of the buildings is among the ...more

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Cotswold: The Stealth House Sep 22 2010 - Helen and Chris Seymour Smith are architects who are planning to build a subterranean, eco-friendly house underneath a ruined 300-year-old barn in the Cotswolds. Kevin McCloud follows their ...more

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Revisited - Isle of Wight: The Tree House Nov 14 2012 - Kevin catches up with Lincoln Miles and his wife, artist Lisa Traxler, who had discovered an uninspiring 70s bungalow on the Isle of Wight on a prime piece of land surrounded by unspoilt ancient ...more

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Herefordshire: The Recycled Timber-framed House Oct 12 2011 - Kevin McCloud meets estate manager Ed Waghorn and his wife Rowena, a couple living an almost self-sufficient life with their four children on a smallholding in Herefordshire. They have been ...more

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London: The Contemporary Mansion Sep 21 2011 - 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.

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Cornwall: The Dilapidated Engine House Oct 19 2011 - Ever since he was a child, stonemason Adam Purchase has loved the old silver mine engine houses that characterise Cornwall's landscape. When he and his partner Nicola Brennan chanced upon a ...more

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Essex: The Large Timber-framed Barn Oct 05 2011 - Kevin McCloud follows the conversion of a large, Grade II-listed timber-framed barn in Essex into a family home and work-space by artists Freddie Robbins and Ben Coode-Adams. Their plans involve ...more

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Tenby: The Lifeboat Station Sep 28 2011 - Kevin follows the progress being made as Tim and Philomena O'Donovan, convert a lifeboat station in Tenby, Pembrokeshire, into a contemporary home.

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Morpeth: The Derelict Mill Cottage Sep 14 2011 - Kevin McCloud looks at the transformation of a derelict mill cottage in Northumberland into a contemporary family home, the longest-running project ever featured on the programme. Stefan ...more

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London: The Disco Home Oct 26 2011 - 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.

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Revisited - London: The Disco Home Nov 21 2012 - Kevin catches up with Claire Farrow and Ian Hogarth who began a wild journey in 2010 to create d the ultimate fun family home, right in the heart of London, including a dance floor, dj booth and ...more

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Revisited - Essex: The Large Timber-framed Barn Nov 28 2012 - Kevin catches up with Freddie Robins and Ben Coode-Adams who left their two bedroom London flat and took on the conversion of a huge Grade II listed timber framed barn in the Essex countryside.

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Cloontykilla Castle, Ireland Sep 12 2012 - The new series kicks off with a Grand Design on an epic scale, with the story of one man's heroic attempt to fulfil his childhood dream and bring back from the ruins an incredible castle set in ...more

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London: The Underground House Oct 24 2012 - Kevin McCloud meets Audrey and Jeff, who dream of living in one of west London's most exclusive areas. However, the way they can afford it is to go underground. Their plan is to transform a ...more

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The Glass Cubes House, Brixton Sep 26 2012 - In Brixton in south London design-mad couple Mary Martin and Carl Turner want to build a home that resembles a giant stack of glass cubes that's a Zen retreat from the noise and chaos of the ...more

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The Thames Boathouse Oct 10 2012 - Kevin McCloud follows Lysette and Nigel Offley, who are knocking down an old Thames boathouse and constructing a cutting-edge home in its place. Taking inspiration from the river itself, they ...more

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Isle of Skye: The Larch-Clad House Oct 31 2012 - Kevin McCloud meets artists Indi and Rebecca, who are planning to build a modern, larch-clad home on the Isle of Skye, with a second hand-crafted building alongside to use as their studio, all ...more