A riverside plot gives you the chance to build a home with unrivalled views. And be it on the bustling banks of an urban canal, or the edge of a valley with the river below, the calming sounds of running water nearby add that something special to any build.
From traditional designs and rural settings, to contemporary properties that standout along densely packed riverbanks, you’re sure to find inspiration among this collection of Homebuilding & Renovating‘s finest riverside properties.
1. Contemporary Self Build in Nottingham
Built to a modest budget of £1,000/m², this contemporary self build exudes luxury in a prime position overlooking the River Trent, Nottingham.
2. Industrial Style Corten Home
Take a look at the interior design of this contemporary self build.
3. Colonial Pavilion Inspired Home
See what other factors inspired this colonial style property.
4. The Old Bakehouse
Find out how this riverside property was updated without losing its character.
5. Unapologetically Modern Riverside Home
Discover what design features were used to complete this modern riverside property.
6. Oak Framed Home in a Valley
See how this oak frame home makes the most of its natural surroundings.
7. Ten Years in the Making
Find out more about this boathouse home on a challenging project.
8. Remodelling a Riverside Cottage
See how they achieved this feat by extending their coastal cottage.
9. An Award-winning Contemporary Home
Find out what makes this contemporary cliffside house an award winner.
10. Relocating to a Riverside Spot
Discover more about this self build cottage overlooking the river.
11. Eco Home with River Views
Take a look around the rest of this low-carbon self build.
12. Modern Living
Read more about the brief Andrew provided his architect with to create this modern waterside home.
13. Extending a Waterside Cottage
If you’re interested in combining architectural styles, take a look around the rest of this extended saw mill.
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