AKA Grand Designs but with a different presenter. Tonight George Clarke follows a project to transform a Victorian gate lodge located on the boundaries of a country estate in Surrey. Theatre producer Vanessa Ford Robbins and partner Nik Huddy want to restore life to this fairy-tale building, which has been derelict for nearly 50 years, but they desperately need more living space and face mounting planning issues over their proposed extension.
The Restoration Man. Channel 4: 9.00pm
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