The Block: Inside the stunning kitchens as the Melbourne homes hit the market

The Block’s jaw-dropping kitchens were finally unveiled over the weekend.

And the episode wasn’t without drama, with Mitch and Mark storming off the set after getting some unwelcome feedback on their layout.

However, the judges were especially impressed with the efforts of the other returning faves, Ronnie and Georgia, calling their design ‘impeccable’.

Bon appetit! The Block's jaw-dropping kitchens were finally unveiled over the weekend. Pictured: Kirsty and Jesse's effort

Bon appetit! The Block’s jaw-dropping kitchens were finally unveiled over the weekend. Pictured: Kirsty and Jesse’s effort

Kirsty Lee Akers and Jesse Anderson

But first place was ultimately awarded to Kirsty and Jesse, with the judges admitting their kitchen had ‘every single thing we’ve been looking for’.

Those things included navy cabinetry, brass handles, an island bench and gingham wallpaper.

The country singer and the videographer spent $49,085 on their renovation. 

Ultimately, Kirsty and Jesse were awarded a table-topping score of 29.5. 

Winners: First place was ultimately awarded to Kirsty and Jesse (pictured), with the judges admitting their kitchen had 'every single thing we've been looking for'

Winners: First place was ultimately awarded to Kirsty and Jesse (pictured), with the judges admitting their kitchen had ‘every single thing we’ve been looking for’

Worth every cent: The country singer and the videographer spent $49,085 on their renovation

Worth every cent: The country singer and the videographer spent $49,085 on their renovation

Ronnie and Georgia Caceres

In second place, with a score of 27, were Perth parents Georgia and Ronnie.

While judge Darren Palmer adored the kitchen, Shaynna Blaze had some reservations about the design, which featured a sink in the middle of the kitchen island.

‘I’d hate to lose [space in] this great area where you can sit and chat,’ she griped of the space, which cost $39,396. 

Runners-up: In second place, with a score of 27, were Perth parents Georgia and Ronnie (pictured)

Runners-up: In second place, with a score of 27, were Perth parents Georgia and Ronnie (pictured)

So close: While judge Darren Palmer adored the kitchen, Shaynna Blaze had some reservations about the design, which featured a sink in the middle of the kitchen island

So close: While judge Darren Palmer adored the kitchen, Shaynna Blaze had some reservations about the design, which featured a sink in the middle of the kitchen island

Josh and Luke Packham

Coming in the middle of the pack were Love Island Australia stars Josh and Luke, with 26.5 points for their kitchen.

Earning praise for their ‘sleek and very modern’ design, the twins paid a relatively modest $33,024 for the room.

However, they were marked down for having not included a dishwasher or a bin in the butler’s pantry.

Overall, the black and white theme was determined by the judges to be ‘the perfect example of a monochrome kitchen’.

Not bad: Coming in the middle of the pack were Love Island Australia stars Josh and Luke, with 26.5 points for their kitchen

Not bad: Coming in the middle of the pack were Love Island Australia stars Josh and Luke, with 26.5 points for their kitchen

Mod cons: Earning praise for their 'sleek and very modern' design, the twins paid a relatively modest $33,024 for the room

Mod cons: Earning praise for their ‘sleek and very modern’ design, the twins paid a relatively modest $33,024 for the room

Black and white: Overall, the black and white theme was determined by the judges to be 'the perfect example of a monochrome kitchen'. Pictured: Josh and Luke

Black and white: Overall, the black and white theme was determined by the judges to be ‘the perfect example of a monochrome kitchen’. Pictured: Josh and Luke

Tanya and Vito Guccione

The Block’s most controversial couple did not wow the judges with their kitchen effort.

‘It’s another kitchen that blows you away with the aesthetics, before we drill down into the functionality,’ Neale Whitaker said of the layout.

Of particular concern was an awkwardly placed fridge.

However, the judges all approved of the imported terrazzo bench, the unique circular skylights, and the oval-shaped window. 

They were awarded a score of 25.5 for their kitchen, for which they had paid $27,083. 

Falling short: The Block's most controversial couple, Tanya and Vito Guccione, did not wow the judges with their kitchen effort

Falling short: The Block’s most controversial couple, Tanya and Vito Guccione, did not wow the judges with their kitchen effort

Lacking: 'It's another kitchen that blows you away with the aesthetics, before we drill down into the functionality,' Neale Whitaker said of the layout

Lacking: ‘It’s another kitchen that blows you away with the aesthetics, before we drill down into the functionality,’ Neale Whitaker said of the layout

Mitch Edwards and Mark McKie

In last place were returning faves Mitch and Mark, who earned a score of just 22.5 for their kitchen.

Their cardinal sin appeared to be opting for drawers rather than a pantry.

‘That’s a massive oversight. It would put a buyer off,’ Shaynna said of the design choice.

Mitch and Mark were blunt in their response, saying: ‘Their comments are pretty stupid. I have no respect for the judges.’

Later, when the scores were revealed, the couple stormed off the set – much to the surprise of host Scott Cam. 

Off the mark: In last place were returning faves Mitch and Mark, who earned a score of just 22.5 for their kitchen

Off the mark: In last place were returning faves Mitch and Mark, who earned a score of just 22.5 for their kitchen

Sorely missed: Their cardinal sin appeared to be opting for drawers rather than a pantry

Sorely missed: Their cardinal sin appeared to be opting for drawers rather than a pantry

Teeing off: Mitch and Mark (pictured) were blunt in their response, saying: 'Their comments are pretty stupid. I have no respect for the judges'

Teeing off: Mitch and Mark (pictured) were blunt in their response, saying: ‘Their comments are pretty stupid. I have no respect for the judges’

Meanwhile, atop the overall leaderboard sit Ronnie and Georgia, with a current total of 191.

It puts them eight points ahead of their nearest competitors, Kirsty and Jesse, on 183.

In third place are Mitch and Mark on 178, while just behind them on 172 are Tanya and Vito.

In distant last place are the Packham twins, on 165.5.

On Tuesday, Ronnie and Georgia also won the video challenge, scoring $10,000 in cash and three bonus points.

Gone: Later, when the scores were revealed, the couple stormed off the set - much to the surprise of host Scott Cam

Gone: Later, when the scores were revealed, the couple stormed off the set – much to the surprise of host Scott Cam

Glum: Scott Cam (pictured) reacted disapprovingly to the returning faves walking off his set

Glum: Scott Cam (pictured) reacted disapprovingly to the returning faves walking off his set

Location, location: The Block houses are set to go to auction in November, and the price guides for all five properties have been revealed

Location, location: The Block houses are set to go to auction in November, and the price guides for all five properties have been revealed

The homes being featured on Nine’s renovation show are expected to sell for between $2.6million and $3.4million when they go to auction in November. 

The homes, which are all on a cul-de-sac in the Melbourne suburb of Hampton, are less expensive than those for sale on last year’s season.

Four of the homes are single storey, except for a two-storey home being renovated by Kirsty and Jesse. 

The auction will be held during the show’s final episode, which is slated to air on Sunday, November 7.

Twin bathroom: Twin brothers Josh and Luke, have a price guide of $2.6million to $2.8million for their house

Twin bathroom: Twin brothers Josh and Luke, have a price guide of $2.6million to $2.8million for their house

Twin brothers Josh and Luke have a price guide of $2.6million to $2.8million for their house.

It features a master wing converted from the existing garage slab, which garnered the Love Island stars a win for their room reveal.

There is also a large dressing room, an indoor-outdoor ensuite and plenty of natural light.

Doubling up: The most expensive home with a price guide of $3.2million to $3.4million is being renovated by married couple Kirsty and Jesse

Doubling up: The most expensive home with a price guide of $3.2million to $3.4million is being renovated by married couple Kirsty and Jesse

The most expensive home with a price guide of $3.2million to $3.4million is being renovated by Kirsty and Jesse.

It offers a point of difference by being the only two-storey home on The Block.

The pair have incorporated a ‘high-end Hamptons aesthetic’ in the upstairs guest bedroom, according to the listing.

The master bedroom, meanwhile, includes ‘pastel tones, scalloped wall panelling, a velvet bedhead and framed mirror TV’. 

The look: The pair have incorporated a 'high-end Hamptons aesthetic' in the home

The look: The pair have incorporated a ‘high-end Hamptons aesthetic’ in the home

Tanya and Vito are expecting $2.6million to $2.8million for their renovated home.

The main bedroom features a custom Oompii bedhead, high ceilings, skylights, engineered timber floors and a walk-in wardrobe.

The main bathroom channels ‘day spa-type indulgence’, according to the listing, with peach-coloured basins, a skylight and underfloor heating.

Hopefuls: Tanya and Vito are expecting $2.6million to $2.8million for their renovated home

Hopefuls: Tanya and Vito are expecting $2.6million to $2.8million for their renovated home

Indulgent: The main bathroom channels 'day spa-type indulgence', according to the listing, with peach-coloured basins, a skylight and underfloor heating

Indulgent: The main bathroom channels ‘day spa-type indulgence’, according to the listing, with peach-coloured basins, a skylight and underfloor heating

Also coming in at a $2.6million to $2.8million price point are Mitch and Mark.

Their ‘sanctuary’ boasts a north-facing bedroom with three skylights, a custom bedhead and a mirror TV.

Their challenge-winning bathroom features a deep soaking tub, aged brass fixtures, an oak vanity and a feature wall with Norwegian Rose arched fan tiles. 

Return faves: Mitch and Mark's 'sanctuary' boasts a north-facing bedroom with three skylights, a custom bedhead and a mirror TV

Return faves: Mitch and Mark’s ‘sanctuary’ boasts a north-facing bedroom with three skylights, a custom bedhead and a mirror TV

Ronnie and Georgia meanwhile, have designed a bedroom with astounding 6m high ceilings, while the main bathroom wows with its freestanding bath, a timber vanity with a stone top, a skylight and brass tapware.

The plush guest bedroom includes a gas-lift upholstered bed and oak-lined and Caesarstone-topped cabinetry. 

The corner block has a price guide of $2.6million to $2.8million. 

Sky's the limit: The other returning faves, Ronnie and Georgia, have designed a bedroom with astounding 6m high ceilings

Sky’s the limit: The other returning faves, Ronnie and Georgia, have designed a bedroom with astounding 6m high ceilings

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