Kevin McCloud, 62, is best known for presenting the popular Channel 4 show, Grand Designs. For 22 years, the trained architect has been visiting people with unimaginable aspirations for their dream home, so how much is it worth?
Kevin McCloud Net Worth
Through decades of working on television and wise investments in real estate, Kevin amassed a fortune.
Although he is best known for his Grand Designs presentation, Kevin has his own architectural firm, called MCC3 Ltd, which made over Â£ 3million in profits in 2019 alone.
It is not known how much money the company made in 2020 and whether the coronavirus pandemic affected profits.
But, Kevin can also order up to Â£ 25,000 to speak at corporate or private events.
Taking all of this into consideration, According to Celebs Age Wiki, Kevin is worth between Â£ 1 million and Â£ 3.5million.
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Kevin was born in Bedfordshire on May 8, 1959 and began his professional life as a designer, first trained in theater design.
The Grand Designs presenter worked on various productions before starting his own lighting company, named McCloud Lighting.
But over the years, his focus has shifted to presentation and writing on television.
Kevin’s first book, named Kevin McCloud’s Decorating Book, was published in 1990.
In 2005, Kevin received a honorary doctorate in design from two universities – Oxford Brookes and Plymouth University.
In the following years he received an honorary scholarship from the Royal Institute of British Architects.
But it was in 2014 that he obtained an MBE for sustainable design and energy-efficient property renovation services.
As for Kevin’s personal life, he was previously married to Suzanna McCloud, an interior designer.
The couple met when Kevin was in his thirties and married in 1996, a few years before he got his big chance on Grand Designs.
After 23 years of marriage, the couple broke up in 2019.
A representative for Kevin told the Daily Mail at the time: “I can confirm that unfortunately Kevin and Suzanna have separated. We will not comment further.
From his marriage to Suzanna, they had two children, Milo and Elsie.
And Kevin also has two older children, Hugo and Grace from previous relationships.
Little is known about his children, although his eldest Hugo pursued a career in architecture, like his father.
The new series from Grand Designs airs Wednesdays at 9 p.m. on Channel 4.