The self build in Fort Williams was a lifelong dream of its owners who say the Swiss-style log cabin makes them feel like they are "on holiday every day"
John and Patsy Greene drew on years of experience designing and building oak framed houses to create a truly bespoke home for their retirement
Self builder argues the fee is "unreasonable", that lenders won't loan with the Section 75 in place, and claims the amount means his project is no longer feasible
The architect of this incredible home, with incredible sea views from St Lawrence, near Ventnor, created one of Kevin McCloud's all-time favourites on Grand Designs
Homeowner, who is now in his 70s, is still living in the £500,000 bungalow with his wife after building it without permission on greenbelt land in Dorset more than a decade ago
Ultimate self build project: Plot with plans to become the largest self build in the UK is for sale for £15 million
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