Watch Grand Designs Season 13 Episode 10 - Revisited: Malaga, Spain: Modernist Villa
Kevin catches up with the story of a daring modernist dwelling within the Andalucian hills in southern Spain.. Ten years in the past Gil and Hillary Briffa determined to retire to southern Spain. Rejecting the coastal sprawl round Malaga they discovered a virgin plot of wind up within the Andalucian hills for simply £35,000. However as a substitute of constructing a house like the normal previous fincas close by, their architect son's design was a confrontational, modernist glass field, surrounded by boldly colored linked rooms, hidden behind an enormous citadel wall. Building proved anxious. The couple put all their belief in a neighborhood Spanish builder who had by no means constructed a home like this earlier than. The native residents did not prefer it and the mayor tried to get it re-painted white. But when they may simply end the construct, it promised to be the best retirement house Kevin McCloud has ever seen. Sadly, Gil died a couple of years in the past, however now Kevin returns to satisfy with Hillary once more and to see whether or not or not their constructing has settled into its panorama, whether or not it is nonetheless multi-coloured, and to search out out simply how life is for her as a British widow dwelling up within the Andalucian hills.