They wed in 2003, though she admits they always forget their anniversary. Their renovation of it was documented in the TV series Restoration Nightmares, and while they enjoyed many happy years staying there, it never became their main family home. The Telegraph 6,110 views. We have early baths and all hunker down for a movie and chill out time. Sarah Lucinda Beeny (born 9 January 1972)  is an English broadcaster and entrepreneur. Channel 4 have charted Sarah’s struggle to restore her 33-bedroom historic explains more about how we use your data, and your rights. My brother is married to my husband’s sister, so now we’re all here. The property guru – who also started an online dating website and estate agency - said doing up the East Yorkshire property would have cost someone without her expertise 'an awful lot more'. As a TV property guru Sarah Beeny has advised many homeowners how to climb the property ladder. But they’ve all really blossomed.’. 'The world is changing in the way we regard women, and their looks, and that is great. Not too hungover hopefully, but wine will always be opened in our house on a Saturday night. We work together but it’s good to have your own things to do, too. ‘I talk to them like adults now.’. Property Ladder began on C4 in 2001, but even before then Sarah was working in the same field off camera. It was transformed into a plush family home and wedding venue. She told the Daily Mail: 'It wasn't an investment, we didn't buy it as a business. When the star took on the house it had been empty for 10 years, was covered in black mould and was cut off from the village water supply. Rise Hall is the subject of Sarah Beeny's Resoration Nightmare on Ch4. ‘The irony!’ she chuckles. It wasn't something we were adding up along the way, it certainly wasn't a deal. We haven’t valued the property yet either – but there would be a considerable increase in value now. Dan and Helen run a catering and events business, Dine, and have been working at Rise Hall since 2010 when they helped Sarah & Graham set Rise up as a wedding business. Maskless Chappelle gets into heated argument with an actor and his friends at Four Seasons in Texas after the comedian scolded on of them for getting close without a mask, Newly-pardoned Mike Flynn calls for Trump to suspend the Constitution and declare martial law then order military to hold a re-run election - and claims the alternative is 'CIVIL WAR', Lawyer Lin Wood says Trump called to tell him he will 'never concede' - then undermines Georgia Republican Senate candidates by casting doubt on 'another rigged election', Joe Biden says he supports senators' bipartisan $900 billion COVID relief compromise for 'immediate help' in bid to break deadlock over bailout, Third time unlucky! Perfect pad for a James Bond villain! ‘It’s still so rewarding, especially when I suggest something and initially people think I’m off my rocker, but they try it and love it. I haven’t left them overnight yet, but we are almost there.’. Miss Beeny and her husband Graham Swift spent several years painstakingly restoring the 97-room historic house. 'My mother-in-law moved to Somerset, and my brother – who I am very close to – also relocated. When the star took on the house it had been empty for 10 years and was covered in black mould and cut off from the village water supply. New owners Mr and Mrs Gill run Leeds-based events and hospitality business Dine. She talks divorce, and "fancying" guys on her dating website… When I was younger, I was much better at going, 'Yes, take it up.'. That gives me a warm feeling inside. 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Naturally isolated in the tranquil East Yorkshire countryside, yet just 15 miles from Hull centre, Rise Hall is your very own ‘stately home from home’. At the school gates people would say, “Oh, it’s filming day is it?” or “Oh, not filming today?” depending on whether I look liked I’d just rolled out of bed. The renovation of the early 19th century mansion into a family home and wedding venue was documented in 2010 in Channel 4 series Beeny’s Restoration Nightmare – drawing in 1.8million viewers on average. Happily for Sarah, despite Brexit, then Coronavirus making us all housebound, we are still a nation obsessed with property. Joel Skingle Photography. Sarah Beeny’s New Life in the Country has got viewers hooked by offering an idyllic tonic to the coronavirus crisis.. The official Facebook page of Sarah Beeny. And for a while in the Noughties, it seemed like she was never off our screens as hit followed hit, from Property Ladder and Britain’s Best Homes to Sarah Beeny’s Selling Houses. The presenter, 47, bought the Grade II listed property Rise Hall in Yorkshire for £440,000 in 2001 and has just sold for £1.4million - making her a £1million profit minus renovation costs. 'You can look at 50 as though you’re nearly retiring, or you can see it as a time to start a new 20-year career, which is exciting. ‘Time has gone in the blink of an eye,’ she grins. I always want a lie-in, but it didn’t always work when the kids had to be somewhere. We came to see a school down here that was so perfect, it was the deciding factor. Generally they just want to be made a nice dinner.’, Sarah has been with Graham nearly 30 years, since she was 19. Renovate Don't Relocate property guru Sarah Beeny, 48, on country life with her boys, the ups and downs of married life and the fear of going on TV with bad hair - and why she didn't renovate, despite mantra, Get a daily dose of showbiz gossip straight to your inbox with our free email newsletter. Miss Beeny, the daughter of an architect, described selling Rise Hall as 'the end of an era' but said she 'knows it's in the right hands'. – Sarah Beeny’s Renovate Don’t Relocate, is on Tuesdays at 10pm, on HGTV, When you subscribe we will use the information you provide to send you these newsletters. We open wine and there’s always lots of laughter. And we can go out for a night, we are out of the babysitters stage. You can’t expect to go weak at the knees in the same way you once did. In November 2010 Sarah Beeny presented Beeny's Restoration Nightmare on Channel Four, showing her plans for the renovation of Rise Hall as a family home and wedding venue. I’ve even been to the weddings of couples I’ve helped, which is lovely.’. SARAH Beeny has said her move to the countryside was motivated by a longing for her sons to grow up in a "Swallows And Amazons childhood … Does Sarah Beeny still own Rise Hall? ‘My husband had wanted to move out of London for years and I always resisted. Our. It also seemed like the buxom blonde was constantly pregnant…. They were like, “Why would I want a s**t job like yours?” Charming! Her full name is Sarah Lucinda Beeny and she was born in Berkshire on January 9 1972. She appeared alongside Dermot O’Leary on the children’s show “Bob the Builder.” Sarah is a Capricorn. That’s not going to happen. Sarah also runs Mysinglefriend and has just started a new business called Tepilo. Sarah Beeny set up her own property development and investment companies at 24 and hosts Property Ladder on Channel 4.  After the airing of the first series, the local council became aware of the renovation work, and raised objections that the work did not comply with planning regulations and listed building consent had not been obtained. Above: The beautiful bridal suite, New owners Mr and Mrs Gill run Leeds-based events and hospitality business Dine. With such a solid marriage, Sarah was keen to help others to find love and was one of the original founders of the dating website MySingleFriend, which she began with just eight singletons. Sarah is turning 49 years old in . Capricorn is represented by the sea-goat, a mythological creature with … ‘I say to my husband it’s unfair because he can wake up, have a shower and walk out of the door, whereas I need to style my hair and put make-up on. The views expressed in the contents above are those of our users and do not necessarily reflect the views of MailOnline. He does the “showcase cooking”, when he wants to impress. So it’s a different era now, I can’t wait to embrace the next chapter.’. With four kids you’d expect one to be miserable. Rather than renovate her own south London home, just last year she and her artist husband Graham Swift, 48, relocated the family ‘lock, stock and barrel’ to Somerset. But if you get through the rows, then you’ve got an excuse to make up. The oldest, Billy, is 15, Charlie is 13, Rafferty, 11, and 10-year-old Laurie brings up the rear. A new series of her TV show Renovate Don’t Relocate is now airing on HGTV. But Sarah doesn’t always practise what she preaches. But my father had a stroke in 2018, and it made me realise that as he becomes frailer I need to be around. We argue over silly things. 'And you’ve got to fancy them. Published: 17:58 EST, 14 July 2019 | Updated: 18:13 EST, 14 July 2019. Having been in the public eye for such a long time, Sarah understands women have a tougher time about their appearance than men. dream venue: rise hall, with sarah beeny. ‘It’s a bit like therapy, people probably already have the answers, but want someone else to say it to them. Sarah Beeny's top 7 DIY tips as renovations boom - Duration: 1:26. ‘It was so fun to do. ‘I have seen so many homes now that most of the time it’s very obvious what should be done,’ admits Sarah, 48. 'We are good at sitting down and chatting if something is important. Sarah Beeny, 47, has sold her 29-bedroom mansion in East Yorkshire for a cool £1.4 million. Dan can even be spotted making a guest appearance in Restoration Nightmare! Last August she and her husband Mr Swift - who she married at Rise Hall in 2002 - moved out of London to a 220-acre sheep farm in Somerset with their four boys Billy, 14, Charlie, 13, Rafferty, ten, and Laurie, nine, where they intend to build a seven-bedroom farmhouse. She said: 'We understood what we were doing. There are now thousands of MySingleFriend couples and families.’. She has written several bestselling books on property and on … It was great to have started something so revolutionary, it totally changed the whole online dating scene. It was an amazing journey we wanted to go on. On Sundays I always try to orchestrate a lie-in, there should be no alarm clocks.’. That's an amazing thing.'. It was never the intention to do it as a quick turnaround for a profit. You can unsubscribe at any time.  After the airing of the first series, the local council became aware of the renovation work, and raised objections that the work did not comply with planning regulations and listed building consent had not been obtained. Sarah Beeny’s How to Sell Your Home. Above: Rise Hall's entrance hall, 'When you get older you become more risk-averse because life is comfortable as it is and why rock the boat? They teamed up with Miss Beeny in 2010 to launch the house as a wedding venue. Beeny fans may remember that, back in 2001, Sarah and Graham bought Grade II-listed stately home, Rise Hall in Yorkshire, a move that she now admits was ‘a little bit crazy’. Above: The lovingly-restored library at Rise Hall. My oldest even says, “Mum you need to make a threat and see it through”. The comments below have not been moderated. Everyone's talking about Sarah Beeny's new wedding venue, Rise Hall. Sarah Beeny helps communities turn their roads into more desirable places to live....more. Sarah Beeny invites you to sleep in Georgian splendour at Rise Hall. It was a home and a passion project.'. The family moved to the 220-acre sheep farm in Somerset after buying the property in August 2018, but Sarah … Rise Hall was bought on 12 April by Dan and Helen Gill, who own catering company Dine, land registry documents show. SARAH BEENY, 39, is a property developer and television presenter, best known for presenting shows such as Property Ladder and Britain's Best Homes. As a TV property guru Sarah Beeny (pictured with new owner Dan Gill) has advised many homeowners how to climb the property ladder. Naturally isolated in the tranquil East Yorkshire countryside, yet just 15 miles from Hull centre, Rise Hall is your very own ‘stately home from home’. It’s been nearly two decades since Sarah Beeny first sauntered onto our TV screens – all tousled hair, twinkly eyes and posh husky voice – advising us about how to do up and sell our homes or how we use them. Inside Rise Hall, the vast stately home restored by Sarah Beeny Save Sarah Beeny has sold her stately home, Rise Hall, to Dan Gill Credit: Lorne Campbell / Guzelian Instead of encouraging us to up sticks – which is just as well at the moment when moving house is a big no-no – the programme’s premise is to avoid the stress of selling and moving, instead making your current home work better for you and your family’s needs. Sarah Beeny is a member of Richest Celebrities and TV Show Hosts. Above: The staircase in the property, But despite the seven-figure sale, the entrepreneur denied that the couple had made a significant sum from the project. If you never argue then you don’t have that. 'We were there for 18 years. Millfield Senior School - Campus Visual Tour - Duration: 3:18. Above: The bridal suite's en-suite bathroom, Miss Beeny, the daughter of an architect, described selling Rise Hall as 'the end of an era' but said she 'knows it's in the right hands', 'It was in an area that everybody felt would mean it would have no future. 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Sarah Beeny meets the pioneering homeowners ditching traditional estate agents as they try to sell their homes online....more. The presenter, 47, bought the Grade II-listed Rise Hall in Yorkshire for £440,000 in 2001 and has just sold for £1.4million - making her a £1million profit minus renovation costs. As always, 5 Star Wedding Directory was hot on Sarah's heels, to find out if her venture was worth it and what sort of a venue brides can expect if they want to marry at Rise Hall. We bought it ourselves. Now the star of 'Restoration Nightmare' has pulled off her own particular housing triumph - making £1m on a mansion she rescued from dereliction. I was worried about my 15-year-old, he was such a London kid, then suddenly he’s in the middle of a farm in Somerset. We bought it because it was something we really passionately wanted to do. In January 2022, Sarah will turn 50, but is not concerned with the milestone birthday. 'It’s not about how your neighbours live, you are the star of your own life, and your home should be set up just for you.’. I'm really glad we did it because in life you only regret the things you don't do. 1:26. They teamed up with Miss Beeny in 2010 to launch the house as a wedding venue. Those who watched Sarah Beeny’s Restoration Nightmare on Channel 4 often wondered why she and her husband, Graham, didn’t walk away from Rise Hall earlier. EastEnders star Jessica Plummer had the perfect plan to avoid being captured on TV in the showers during I'm A Celebrity... Get Me Out Of Here! Sarah Beeny's 97-room mansion, which she bought for £440,000 and had a 'nightmare' restoring, sells for a cool £1.4million. I walk our dog Maple, or work on the farm. Ms Beeny bought the Grade II-listed home, Rise Hall … Here, twenty nine bedrooms are available (subject to a minimum of six rooms per booking) on a self catering basis, making Rise Hall the perfect setting for a group of friends or family members to … ‘I go through phases where I completely hate Graham. 38.9k Followers, 409 Following, 593 Posts - See Instagram photos and videos from Sarah Beeny (@sarah.beeny) Miss Beeny, who became famous thanks to the Channel 4 show Property Ladder, added: 'I think it's fair. ', Miss Beeny and her husband Graham Swift spent several years painstakingly restoring the 97-room historic house. She said: 'As you get older you get comfortable in your own environment and you get stuck [in your ways]. 2,411 talking about this. 06th April 2018 | Julia Braime . But I’m not sure I want to be the revolutionary who goes on TV with crap hair!’. Beeny fans may remember that, back in 2001, Sarah and Graham bought Grade II-listed stately home, Rise Hall in Yorkshire, a move that she now admits was ‘a little bit crazy’. But you reach a different place. It's not been a brilliant, we certainly haven't lost money from it. Next weekend, at Easter, the family will have plenty of space to hunt for eggs – the old sheep farm has 200 acres of land – and their cockapoo Maple will be dashing around alongside them. 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