A HOUSE designed and owned by Shetland architects is to characteristic on BBC’s Scotland’s Dwelling of the Yr programme subsequent week.
Grunnabreck in South Nesting, owned by Iain and Suzanne Malcolmson of Malcolmson Architects, is the one Shetland dwelling – and the one new construct – featured within the Northern Isles section of the 10-part sequence, which additionally options two transformed previous homes in Orkney.
Iain stated the couple had been approached by the programme’s producers after that they had been trying on the architects’ web site, searching for examples of attention-grabbing properties, and the BBC producers had not realised it was the Malcolmsons’ personal home – which is alleged to be the identical dimensions as a Norse lengthy home.
Iain stated that the filming was executed final October however with the next coronavirus pandemic and the influence it had on the Malcolmsons’ lives, that they had just about forgotten about it till the sequence began to air a number of weeks in the past.
Iain described Grunnabreck as a “fairly modest” dwelling in comparison with a number of the buildings featured within the sequence, which is hosted by architect Michael Angus, inside designer Anna Campell and life-style blogger Kate Spiers.
Grunnabreck will characteristic in Scotland’s Dwelling of the Yr 2020 on Wednesday 20 Might.
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