A Grand Design 21 Jul 2012, 14 photos

The Grand Design

The Grand Design (1/14)

The Grand Design

The Grand Design (1/14)

Eastern elevation

Eastern elevation (2/14)

Eastern elevation

Eastern elevation (2/14)

View from the back with the windsock beyond

View from the back with the windsock beyond (3/14)

View from the back with the windsock beyond

View from the back with the windsock beyond (3/14)

Northern side, that looks across the airfield

Northern side, that looks across the airfield (4/14)

Northern side, that looks across the airfield

Northern side, that looks across the airfield (4/14)

My microlight in front of the main first floor living area and the sunset balcony

My microlight in front of the main first floor living area and the sunset balcony (5/14)

My microlight in front of the main first floor living area and the sunset balcony

My microlight in front of the main first floor living area and the sunset balcony (5/14)

West facing living room and balcony on the first floor

West facing living room and balcony on the first floor (6/14)

West facing living room and balcony on the first floor

West facing living room and balcony on the first floor (6/14)

First floor - the kitchen and snug

First floor - the kitchen and snug (7/14)

First floor - the kitchen and snug

First floor - the kitchen and snug (7/14)

Richard climbs up for a look at the second floor

Richard climbs up for a look at the second floor "office" area (8/14)

Richard climbs up for a look at the second floor

Richard climbs up for a look at the second floor "office" area (8/14)

Looking from the second floor office down to the main living/dining area

Looking from the second floor office down to the main living/dining area (9/14)

Looking from the second floor office down to the main living/dining area

Looking from the second floor office down to the main living/dining area (9/14)

Second floor and the office

Second floor and the office (10/14)

Second floor and the office

Second floor and the office (10/14)

Wacky circular ground floor guest bedrooms

Wacky circular ground floor guest bedrooms (11/14)

Wacky circular ground floor guest bedrooms

Wacky circular ground floor guest bedrooms (11/14)

Runway view

Runway view (12/14)

Runway view

Runway view (12/14)

Richard and client, Colin, talk business while Richard's plane, G-RIBA, looks on approvingly

Richard and client, Colin, talk business while Richard's plane, G-RIBA, looks on approvingly (13/14)

Richard and client, Colin, talk business while Richard's plane, G-RIBA, looks on approvingly

Richard and client, Colin, talk business while Richard's plane, G-RIBA, looks on approvingly (13/14)

Postscript: it's a huge runway, but with one tiny muddy patch. But like a fly attracted to a sh*te, Richard managed to land right into it!

Postscript: it's a huge runway, but with one tiny muddy patch. But like a fly attracted to a sh*te, Richard managed to land right into it! (14/14)

Postscript: it's a huge runway, but with one tiny muddy patch. But like a fly attracted to a sh*te, Richard managed to land right into it!

Postscript: it's a huge runway, but with one tiny muddy patch. But like a fly attracted to a sh*te, Richard managed to land right into it! (14/14)