New Grand Designs series searches for the UK's house of the year

Grand Designs presenter Kevin McCloud returns to our screens this month with a special four-part series for Channel 4, exploring the projects in the running for this year's Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) House of the Year award - likened to the "World Cup of Houses" by one nominee.

Nick Grimshaw's X Factor house for sale - with interiors by Kate Moss

The Barnhouse, at luxurious Cotswolds development The Lakes by yoo, is so stunning that the boys in Nick Grimshaw's category were  more than happy to stay in the UK instead of jetting off abroad. The five-bedroom waterside home is also the launch project for Kate Moss’s new career as an interior decorator. 

​Spectre cast's safe house is for sale

In between shooting scenes for Spectre, the 007 crew would use new luxury SW1 development Riverwalk as a safe house. The block has 116 state-of-the-art one, two, three and four bedroom apartments and penthouses, perfect for a martini whilst admiring the capital’s skyline. ​

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