Building the Dream

April 2021

April 21, 2021

3.0 0 x
Gung-ho Cambridgeshire couple Steve and Sylvia are convinced enthusiasm and blind ambition can bring to life their dream of creating a four-bedroom cottage. Is it that simple? (S8 Ep10)

April 20, 2021

3.0 0 x
Charlie Luxton's in Essex, where Carla and Elliot are striving to deliver a smart, contemporary home in a woodland clearing for themselves and their five daughters. (S8 Ep9)

Series 4, Episode 10 - Series 8 Episode 8: New Forest

3.0 2 x
Charlie Luxton heads to the fringes of the New Forest, where serial renovators Glyn and Sue step up to the big league by building an oak-framed home for their retirement. (S8 Ep8)

Series 4, Episode 9 - Series 8 Episode 7: Shrewsbury

1.5 5 x
Charlie Luxton's in Shrewsbury with Dave and Elly, who aim to stamp their mark on a suburban street with a modern take on a Victorian terrace. But delays threaten the build. (S8 Ep7)

Series 4, Episode 8 - Series 8 Episode 6: Suffolk

4.0 1 x
In rural Suffolk, laid-back Steve and Susan's hit-and-hope construction of an oak-framed cottage urgently requires a pep talk from Charlie Luxton to bring the project back in line. (S8 Ep6)

Series 4, Episode 7 - Series 8 Episode 5: Cambridgeshire 2019

4.0 3 x
In Cambridgeshire, Charlie Luxton meets Chris and Philippa, who plan to self-build a four-bed detached home for the price of a tiny terrace. Can they keep the costs down? (S8 Ep5)

Series 4, Episode 6 - Series 8 Episode 4: Leicestershire Revisit 2019

3.0 10 x
In Leicestershire, Charlie Luxton catches up with Liz and Craig, who have finally finished the home in their garden after much pain and hassle. Was five years of upheaval worth it? (S8 Ep4)

Series 4, Episode 5 - Series 8 Episode 3: West Sussex

4.0 0 x
Charlie Luxton's in West Sussex with Med and Chandni, who are building a big home on a tiny budget by doing the work themselves. But determination and optimism only get you so far. (S8 Ep3)

Series 4, Episode 4 - Series 8 Episode 2: Cambridgeshire

2.7 11 x
Charlie Luxton meets a Cambridgeshire couple who are determined to build a huge, barn-style home. But they don't appreciate the sheer scale of the undertaking until it's too late. (S8 Ep2)

Series 4, Episode 3 - Series 8 Episode 1: Todmorden, West Yorks

3.3 8 x
Charlie Luxton's in West Yorkshire where Emma and Martin are battling wind and snow to build a stone home on an imposing hilltop: a project that starts to run away from them. (S8 Ep1)