Charlie Luxton Homes by the Sea

Time Schedule

Tue 20:00 | Wed 08:00 | Thu 12:00 | Fri 16:00 | Sat 08:30 | Sun 07:00

Overview

Sea views, fresh air and the beach on your doorstep – all factors that are seeing more and more people snap up homes along Britain’s brilliant coast.

In this new series Charlie Luxton embarks on another nationwide tour to visit more of Britain’s best homes by the sea and find out why so many of us crave our own perfect slice of the shoreline.

This time his travels take him from the surf beaches of Cornwall to the epic landscapes of North Ireland,

From renovated cottages to brand new builds, converted lighthouses and grand seafront terraces, Charlie will explore the remarkable variety of styles and architecture that shape our coastal towns and villages.

He’ll uncover homes crafted from the landscape, and ingenious design that’s produced homes against the odds. And he’ll spend time with the people who live and work on our coast – meeting those who have escaped the bustle of city living, and others who have never known it any other way.

He’ll also design his own fantasy home in each amazing location, taking inspirations from the local architecture and spectacular scenery.

12 – 18 Feb: Episode 6 – Merseyside, north west England

In Charlie’s final destination on his coastal journey around Britain, Charlie’s in the north west of England. His tour begins with Liverpool’s impressive waterfront before heading across the River Mersey to the Wirral peninsula. Here he enjoys a sleek and stylish home inspired by mansions in the Hollywood Hills, a renovated Victorian villa and a 21st Century family self-build that’s full of gadgets and gizmos. From the Wirral Charlie’s heading north along the coast to Southport, where he meets an RSPB ranger who swapped life down south for the Merseyside marshlands and an astonishing kit home overlooking the coastal links of Royal Birkdale golf club.