Escape to the Chateau

July 2021

July 25, 2021

4.5 29 x
It's the height of summer, and Dick and Angel feel the pressure as they gear up to host the party of a lifetime with 100 guests for Angel's parents' 50th wedding anniversary. (S6 Ep4/8)

July 23, 2021

4.7 10 x
As autumn arrives at the chateau, Dick and Angel start a new project, turning a 35-foot eight-tonne riverboat into luxury guest accommodation, with bespoke fabrics and decking. (S6 Ep7/8)

July 22, 2021

4.0 9 x
It's the beginning of autumn, and Dick and Angel convert the old tack room into a grand entrance, with Angel knocking down walls and Dick laying a new floor. (S6 Ep6/8)

July 21, 2021

3.0 20 x
It's the end of a busy summer. Dick and Angel host their last wedding of the year and open their doors to a fleet of vintage Citroens on a charity tour around France. (S6 Ep5/8)

July 20, 2021

3.0 9 x
It's winter at the chateau. Dick and Angel build an events kitchen with a half-tonne oven to cater for their busiest year yet. And there's a magical birthday party for Dorothy. (S6 Ep1/8)

July 19, 2021

3.0 2 x
...Great Outdoors: A look at how the Strawbridge family fell in love with French country life surrounded by nature, and how Dick's transformed the walled garden into a plot of plenty. (Ep3)

July 18, 2021

4.5 7 x
It's wedding season, and Dick and Angel are busy with bookings. They also tackle a circus tent, plan two giant aviaries and take inspiration from Monet for a water lily pond. (S6 Ep3/8)

July 16, 2021

4.7 8 x
...Designing the Dream: This episode celebrates Angel's creativity with exquisitely designed rooms and bathroom suites, plus inspirational design tips. (Ep2)

July 15, 2021

2.5 20 x
...Restoring the Dream: This special series revisits the epic transformation of Dick and Angel Strawbridge's 45-room French chateau from a ruin into a sumptuous family home. (Ep1)

July 14, 2021

4.0 7 x
It's harvest time at Dick and Angel's chateau. But the family also find time to make over the basement, convert the old piggery into a chicken coop and enjoy a wheelbarrow race. (S5 Ep6/7)