Watch Grand Designs Season 13 Episode 07 - South London: Modernist Masterpiece
A younger couple need tackle a median 1950s home and switch it into an architectural masterpiece. After a 12 months of looking out London for someplace thrilling to reside with their younger women Lola and Sylva, Ben and Rachel Hammond stumbled upon a home on a completely distinctive plot, buried inside the leafy depths of an exquisite south London park. Solely drawback is the home itself - an unpleasant, inefficient and uninspiring crimson brick property. Their resolution is uncompromising. With the assistance of their architect buddy Zac, they determine to not knock it down, however to radically redesign, transform and rework this ugly lump it right into a modern, crisp, modernist masterpiece. That is no straightforward activity nonetheless. Their leading edge new supplies wrestle to get previous the native planning division and constructing management. Supply of key components like the large glass window panes is massively delayed. The contractors battle to ship on an extremely tight mounted worth contract, and Ben and Rachel should work flat out of their day jobs to pay for every little thing.