architecture

Winner of 'House of the Year 2016' set to be revealed

Spoiler alert: in the fourth and final episode of a special series of Grand Designs tonight, Kevin McCloud visits four houses built on most awkward sites, all of which are in the running for the House of the Year award...

Top architect Sadie Morgan calls for more flatpack housing in London

The lessons of the past 20 years will shape British architecture going forward - and could even solve the housing crisis. Sadie Morgan of progressive, wood-loving architecture practice de Rijke Marsh Morgan — or dRMM — talks about flatpack housing, her passion for placemaking and pick’n’mix homes.

See inside the wavy, wooden Grand Designs retreat in Cornwall

Husband-and-wife Tom and Danielle Raffield had already set up a successful business using steam to bend wood into beautiful furniture. Next, they embarked on a mission to use this unusual technqiue to create a bigger house for their family...