GRAND DESIGNS: HOUSE OF THE YEAR
8.30PM, LIFESTYLE CHANNEL
Kevin McCloud (right) takes you to some of the UK’s most critically acclaimed homes. Tonight, he heads to the “polite, Victorian terraces” of Kew, in West London. Owner Jo Lucas says she didn’t want the house to feel like a new build. Rather, “I wanted it to have a history – I wanted to feel like I was living in a castle”. They also got the bold design approved in a stuffy conservation area.