Grand Designs New Zealand

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      Series 3 Episode 8

      A musician and his partner tackle a complex build - a recording studio and performance space that's also a soundproof designer home for their family in Point Chevalier, Auckland

      This episode is subtitled46 mins
    • Series 3 Episode 7

      A couple build a retreat on Waiheke Island that is designed to nestle high in the tree canopy. Their home has wonderful sea views but is only accessible on foot or by using an all-terrain vehicle.

    • Series 3 Episode 6

      Brendan and Nikki plan to build a penthouse apartment with a Balinese-inspired rooftop garden as part of a groundbreaking, mixed-use development at Ponsonby in Auckland

    • Series 3 Episode 5

      A couple use energy-efficient insulated panels to build a retirement home inspired by fruit-packing sheds on a tricky site near a tidal estuary and beside a busy highway at Nelson on the South Island

    • Series 3 Episode 4

      A couple transport a 130-year-old, earthquake-damaged Christchurch villa that was marked for demolition on a huge truck to a new site near Queenstown in the Otago region of the South Island

    • Series 3 Episode 3

      A remote home is constructed on Slipper Island off the Coromandel Peninsula, but all building materials and tools must travel from the mainland by barge past the dangerous Tairua sandbar

    • Series 3 Episode 2

      A keen skier who is a fan of Alpine homes constructs a new log house using traditional techniques in Horopito, at the base of Mount Ruapehu on the North Island, but his daughter has some doubts

    • Series 3 Episode 1

      A mother of six from Helensville, north-west of Auckland, aims to recreate a historic villa she fell in love with as a child, but her husband wants a modern house so she incorporates an open-plan wing