Sarah Beeny's New Life viewers brand family 'unrelatable'

‘This is so unrelatable!’ Sarah Beeny’s New Life in the Country viewers slam family for complaining about a ‘limited budgetwhile adding a zip wire, swimming pond and ‘gentleman’s clubthemed bedrooms to the 220-acre estate

  • Second series of Sarah Beeny’s New Life in the Country series sparked criticism
  • Beeny, husband Graham Swift and four boys relocated from London to Somerset
  • Work includes ‘Gentleman clubthemed bedrooms, zip wire and man made pond
  • Viewers branded Sarah Beeny’s New Life in the Country ‘obnoxious and unrelatableafter the show revealed their ‘limited budgetfor their countryside house-building project stretched to include a zip wire and man-made pond.

    程序, 昨晚系列赛回归的老将彼得·琼斯 渠道 4 昨晚, documents Sarah as she transforms a semi-derelict former dairy farm on 220 acres of Somerset countryside into her luxury dream housedubbed a ‘contemporary take on the classical English stately home’.

    This episode saw their four boys Laurie, 查理, Rafferty and Billy, helping out with work on their ‘Gentleman’s cluband ‘Medievalthemed bedrooms, while Sarah and husband Graham addressed their zip wire and pond.

    The programme described the family as having a ‘limited budget’, while Graham was seen bemoaning the cost of renovating the stately home as teams of workers flooded the property.








    Last night's episode of Sarah Beeny's New Life in the Country saw her four boys Laurie, 查理, Rafferty and Billy, helping out with work on their 'Gentleman's club' and 'Medieval' themed bedrooms

    Last night’s episode of Sarah Beeny’s New Life in the Country saw her four boys Laurie, 查理, Rafferty and Billy, helping out with work on their ‘Gentleman’s cluband ‘Medievalthemed bedrooms

    Viewers branded the series 'obnoxious and unrelatable' after the show revealed their 'limited budget' stretched to include a zip wire and man-made pond (都如图)

    Viewers branded the series ‘obnoxious and unrelatableafter the show revealed their ‘limited budgetstretched to include a zip wire and man-made pond (都如图)

    ‘Every morning when I look at all of these vans I kind of go, “every one of these vans is a day rate, is a person and money going out”. So while we are progressing quickly, it is quite expensive, almost best not to think about it,’ 他说.

    Viewers said they were ‘shocked at how obnoxious the whole programme is’, branding it the most ‘middle classseries they’d ever watched.

    ‘I watched the last 5 mins of #SarahBeenyNewLife and I was instantly shocked at how obnoxious the whole programme is. I cannot relate to this family in any way hahahaha’, 说一个.

    Another write: ‘Possibly the most middle class program I’ve ever watched. Trying so hard to be relatable with the ‘minimal budget’ comments.








    Charlie and Billie were keen to create a classic English Gentleman's club look with strong deep colours, dark wooden furniture and rich upholstery

    Charlie and Billie were keen to create a classic English Gentleman’s club look with strong deep colours, dark wooden furniture and rich upholstery

    Viewers said they were 'shocked at how obnoxious the whole programme is', branding it the most 'middle class' series they'd ever watched

    Viewers said they were ‘shocked at how obnoxious the whole programme is’, branding it the most ‘middle classseries they’d ever watched

    ‘SarahBeenyNewLife is so relatable, my limited budget always stretches to a humongous house, log cabin, zip wire, lake ect #justlikeus’, 开玩笑了.

    Last night’s episode saw the property developer and her husband address the interior of their stately home as well as the surrounding farmland.

    The family had been staying in a nearby detached house and both Raffy and Laurie were keen to get settled in their bigger bedrooms, with all of the couple’s sons choosing their own decor.

    While the younger boys were opting for a ‘Medieval look’ – including a four poster bedCharlie and Billie were keen to create a classic English Gentleman’s club look with strong deep colours, dark wooden furniture and rich upholstery.

    Billie wanted to kit out his bedroom with oak panelling across his wall -however was warned it would be more expensive than the home’s staircaseleather arm chairs and wooden boxes.

    ‘They both want a Gentleman’s club, they don’t know what a Gentleman is’, said the 53-year-old broadcaster.

    Graham was seen bemoaning the cost of renovating the stately home as hoards of workers flooded the property

    Graham was seen bemoaning the cost of renovating the stately home as hoards of workers flooded the property

    Sarah and her husband began digging up the pond last Autumn but was forced to halt the project due to heavy rain and never finished lining the pond

    Sarah and her husband began digging up the pond last Autumn but was forced to halt the project due to heavy rain and never finished lining the pond

    Graham added later: ‘Both Bille and Charlie came up with the idea of an old gentleman’s club and I just went tick tick we can do that, we have al the Victorian furniture to do that.’

    Each bedroom would eventually have an en-suite and younger son Raffy created a hidden book case door to his private bathroom, as well as a secret passage to his brother’s room.

    As well as addressing the home’s interior, the family set about building a man-made pondto provide local wildlife with a new ecosystem- with a on their land complete with a huge zip wire coming from the house.

    The couple began digging up the pond last Autumn but were forced to halt the project due to heavy rain and never finished their liningmeaning they had to empty and refill the pond once again.

    Each bedroom would eventually have an ensuite and younger son Raffy created a hidden book case door to his private bathroom, as well as a secret passage to his brother’s room

    Each bedroom would eventually have an ensuite and younger son Raffy created a hidden book case door to his private bathroom, as well as a secret passage to his brother’s room

    Raffy's room, which he designed and helped decorate with period furniture, was Medieval themed and included a four-poster bed

    Raffy’s room, which he designed and helped decorate with period furniture, was Medieval themed and included a four-poster bed

    ‘We have been fighting the seasons since we moved in’, said Sarah. ‘We were trying to dig the foundations in the winter, which is a really stupid thing to do.

    ‘Fighting the seasons on a farm is an uphill battle and I’ve sort of given in and accepted you do the right thing at the right time.

    However viewers weren’t impressed by the home’s pricey transformation, branding the series ‘distastefuland ‘staged’.

    ‘Pond? That’s more like a mini lake fgs’, 写了一个.

    另一个说: ‘@sarahbeeny New Life In the Country is possibly the most distasteful thing on TV! @Channel4’.

    ‘This Sarah Beeny posh people in the country TV show has to be the most staged and distasteful thing I’ve ever seen in TV’, 写了三分之一.