Grand Designs: The Street


The Street: Episodes

Episode 1

first aired: 4th April 2019

In this new six-part series, as part of Britain’s biggest self-build project, Kevin McCloud follows ten households as they embark on an epic five-year mission to construct their own homes and create a brand-new street.

Episode 2

first aired: 11th April 2019

Two young couples, Jack and Hannah, and James and Shannon, have been priced out of the local housing market but endeavour to get on the property ladder by opting to build their own homes.

Episode 3

first aired: 18th April 2019

In this episode, Paul and Blanka and their two children attempt to construct an eco-home on Plot 6 of the street. Paul, a human rights lawyer, puts his career on hold to build a sustainable home using natural, chemical-free materials.

Episode 4

first aired: 25th April 2019

In this episode, 25-year-olds Chris and Roxie take a risk building their first home together using an untested flatpack construction system which sees 380 plywood boxes having to be bolted together.

Episode 5

first aired: 02nd May 2019

In this episode, engineers Sean and Dianna plan to build an upside-down house. While at Plot 10, Garrie, who has always dreamt of building his own home, is finally taking the opportunity. But the stakes are high as his wife Sue has a disability and is in deteriorating health

Episode 6

first aired: 09th May 2019

In the last of the series, the street where no two houses will be the same is reaching completion. In this episode Kevin McCloud follows the last of the self-build projects, as married couple Pauline and Godfrey plan to downsize from their family home and commission a modular, factory-built home.