Downton Abbey on Location is a must for any Downton devotee!
No one does period drama like the British, and the latest series to entrance viewers around the world is Downton Abbey , created by Oscar Winning author and actor Julian Fellowes.
The story of Lord Grantham and his family centres on Downton Abbey, their mansion in Yorkshire — but it is no secret that the magnificent house we see on screen is Highclere Castle in Hampshire, more than 200 miles away.
This fully researched and richly illustrated guide will illuminate fans on the real locations behind the lavish sets.
Downton Abbey on Location includes:
The ‘real’ Downton Abbey in Hampshire and Buckinghamshire.
Downton Village Hall — at a former hospital in west London.
Downton Parish Church and Village — in Oxfordshire.
The Dowager Countess’s House — in Surrey.
Downton Railway Station — in West Sussex and Kent.
The Crawley’s Manchester Residence — in London.
York Prison — in Lincoln.
A First World War Battlefield — in Sussex.