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Kevin McCloud may not be there, but these Grand Designs homes are available to book for 2018 holidays

Ever wondered what it would be like to live in a Grand Designs house? 

Featured on the Channel 4 hit series and crowned some of Kevin's favourites, stay in one of these seven unusual TV houses on your next weekend away.

The Water Tower, Kennington, London

the water tower in Kennington from grand designs tv show, series 12 ep 5, on channel 4 is available for holiday rental

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Featured in Series 12, episode 5, the only water tower in Central London's Kennington area is the perfect bolthole during your stay in the UK's capital.

Along with its close proximity to many sights, it also boasts a top floor glass tank, from which one can enjoy a spectacular 360-degree view of London, best enjoyed when the sun goes down with a glass of wine in hand.

Find out more about the property on Airbnb

Dome House, Lake District 

the exterior of the dome house at lake windermere in lake district from grand designs channel 4 series10 ep 8

Image: Jefferson Smith/Media10

After an extensive facelift, the Dome House is back to its former glory and has reopened its doors to holidaymakers.

Stay in one of the luxury suites or apartments, overlooking stunning views of Windermere. 

The Dairy Cottage, New Forest

Exterior of the dairy cottage in the new forest featured on grand designs on channel 4 series 7 ep 2

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Located at the edge of the New Forest, this quaint dairy cottage makes for a special place to stay. After being devastated by fire in 2003, Cheryl and Alex Reay lovingly restored it to its former glory on Series 3 of Grand Designs.

With five-star service and boutique style rooms, you can rent the whole place throughout the year.

Monty's experimental home, Peckham 

sky roof in kitchen of monty the architect's home in peckham, london, featured on grand designs on channel 4

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13 years ago, Monty Ravenscroft and his partner Claire, built their dream home in the bustling Peckham area of London.

With savvy space-saving features, a retractable roof in the main living space and a spa bath in the master suite, you can rent the entire house on your next London visit. 

The Apprentice Store, Bath

the kitchen of the apprentice store in bath featured on grand designs on channel 4 series 9 ep 1

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Featured in series 9, episode 1 of Grand Designs, the Apprentice Store is located in an area of outstanding natural beauty, complete with rolling hills and woodland areas.

With a modern spacious living area and bedrooms, rent the entire house and enjoy peace and quiet, while only being one mile from the historic city of Bath,.

The Rockhouse Retreat, Worcester

the exterior of the 'cave house' rockhouse retreat in worchester featured on grand designs tv show on channel 4 series15 ep 7

Image: Andrew Wall/Media10

Situated near the 'Wyre Forest', Worcestershire, 'The Rockhouse Retreat' is Britain's first luxury cave house that you can rent

Elevated amongst the tree canopy, you'll love the panoramic views and unspoiled countryside in total seclusion. Sounds good to us.

Which TV house would you opt to stay in? Tweet us @granddesignsmag or post a comment on our Facebook page


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