Wednesday 13th September 9pm Channel 4
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Penny Talelli has a passion for cutting edge contemporary architecture. However husband Mark Edwards loves period architecture. Somehow, these two neurologists want to build a family home that satisfies both their tastes. But will it be the best of both worlds or just an appalling mishmash?

Taking the plunge they buy a derelict Victorian gatehouse on a very steep hill in north London that now sits abandoned and unloved. The plan is to lovingly restore it, paint it white and then add a giant, black, zinc clad box at the back, marrying their love of old and new. But right from the off they run into problems. The gatehouse is terminally cracked and needs knocking down completely. Excavating the tricky sloping site takes months longer than expected. Increasingly struggling to balance their busy work lives with project managing, the future of Penny and Mark’s unconventional home hangs in the balance…


Suppliers List

The following list of suppliers is for information purposes only and no representation or endorsement is made by us in respect of these suppliers

ArchitectAndrew Mulroy,
Mulroy Architects
0207 267 5123
Bathroom MosaicMozaico01630 7492318
BathroomsChris Stevens0208 4422844
Bricks (handmade)Petersen Tegl0203 805 0920
Children’s ‘Doodle’ DuvetsEatSleepDoodle01722 325304
Frameless Pocket Door systemEclisse0845 4811977
FurnitureSwoon Editions020 3389 7550
Furniture, soft furnishings & accessoriesHolly’s House01730 266927
Furniture, soft furnishings & accessoriesCox & Cox0330 333 2123
Furniture, soft furnishings & accessoriesGraham & Green020 7243 8908
Garden DesignEmily Allen Gardens07946 597 792
Garden PlantsSunshine garden centre020 8889 4224
Garden Soil and TurfGeorge Davies Turf01234 817219
GroundworksPremier Piling & Foundations01245 224645
JoineryMark Hewitt,
Lionhouse Joinery
01284 599 522
Kitchen (Bespoke Ice-Box style)David Lyden.
Lyden Architectural Joinery
01908 511090
Kitchen AppliancesCameo Kitchens0333 222 1505
Kitchen TableDaniel Polished Concrete07545 697739
Kitchen WorktopDekton, Cosentino01256 76 12 29
Kitchen Worktop InstallationMKW Surfaces0203 078 8912
Light (Conduit Ceiling Light)Smart Sparkies0791 261 9401
Lighting (other)Pooky Lights0207 351 3003
Lighting (spot lights)TLC01293 565 630
Main ContractorMarius Popescu,
Karlex Services
01923 689 224
Mechanical Heat Ventilation Recovery SystemHRV group0800 478 123
Roofing (flat and green roof)Invictus Roofing01323 739567
SofaFurniture Village0800 804 8879
Stair PaintingLimitless Decorating Experts0207 118 1124
Stair Specialist Metal SupplierCadisch0208 492 7622
Staircase (design and installation)Amir Zinaburg,
Design + Weld
07920 002 660
StoveChilli Penguin01758 721 247
Stove InstallationEmbers 0203 7011920
Structural EngineerJacqui Osborne,
Osborne Edwards Ltd
0207 226 2444
TilesDantotsu0113 3222 034
Tiles (bathroom)Topps Tiles Boutique Muswell Hill0208 883 1155
Tiles (floor)Aparici0034 964 70 10 10
Windows (aluminium)Bifold Door Factory01895 439 199
Wooden FloorsIstoria Wood Floors0208 3419222
Wooden WindowsByng Joinery01527 876348
Wooden Windows RestorationWood Windows Restoration0208 892 1861
Zinc CladdingPMF Roofcraft020 8505 6898
Archive photographs reproduced with kind permission from the following organisationsNational Archives US

Hornsey Historical Society

Grand Rapids Public Library

London Metropolitan Archives.