Wednesdays, 3:00 PM ET on Channel 4
Exclusive access behind the scenes at The Landmark Trust, following some amazing restorations projects, and delving into the history behind them.
Following the final push to complete the restoration of St Edward's Presbytery in Ramsgate, which was designed by architect Augustus Pugin. Elsewhere, Alastair Dick-Cleland visits an unusual Martello tower at Aldeburgh in Suffolk that is battling to stay afloat, and Anna Keay explores Appleton Water Tower in Sandringham Park, investigating its role in disease and death on the Royal Estate.
Exploring restorations and the history behind remarkable buildings in Britain in a series offering exclusive access behind the scenes at the Landmark Trust. The first edition follows the start of demolition and assessment at Belmont House in Lyme Regis, with Dr Anna Keay investigating the builder of the house, Eleanor Coade. Plus, Alastair Dick-Cleland looks at the Music Room in Lancaster, and John Evetts goes to war over the decor at Hougoumont Farm on the Waterloo battlefield.