Movies or TV programmes using British and Irish stately homes as filming locations, screened for the first time this month (in airing date order):
Petworth House: The Big Spring Clean (TV documentary series)
6 episodes by Andrew Graham-Dixon on winter work at
Petworth House, West Sussex, England (National Trust)
BBC4, Wednesday, 4, 11, 18 May, 8.30-9pm.
If Walls Could Talk (TV documentary series)
4 episodes by Lucy Worsley with accompanying book,
The Kitchen (final episode),
BBC4, Wednesday 4 May, 9-10pm.
Antiques Roadshow TV episode 33.26 – Hutton-in-the-Forest, BBC1 (Sun 8 May).
Country House Rescue DVD of TV Series 1 – Acorn Media (released Mon 9 May).
Bargain Hunt TV episodes 29.1,3,5,10 – Brighton Royal Pavilion, BBC1 (9, 13, 19, 31 May).
The Country House Revealed TV episode 1 – South Wraxall Manor, BBC2 (Tues 10 May).
Antiques Roadshow Filming TV Series 34 – Layer Marney Tower, Essex (Thur 12 May).
The Country House Revealed TV episode 2 – Kinross House, BBC2 (Tues 17 May).
This Green and Pleasant Land:
The Story of British Landscape Painting (TV documentary)
showing paintings at Holkham Hall and Stourhead,
BBC4, Tuesday, 17 May, 9-10.30pm (Country Seat).
A303: Highway to the Sun (TV documentary by Tom Fort)
segment on Dillington House, Somerset, England (from 48 mins),
BBC4, Thursday, 19 May, 9-10pm (Dillington House blog article).
Bargain Hunt TV episode 29.6 & 29.9 – Dyrham Park, BBC1 (20 & 26 May).
Petworth House: The Big Spring Clean DVD – TV BBC series by Graham-Dixon (23 May).
Flog It! TV episode 10.1 – Rhosygilwen Mansion, BBC2 (Mon 23 May & Wed 1 June).
Flog It! TV episode 10.2 – Stonor Park, BBC2 (Tues 24 May).
The Country House Revealed TV episode 3 – Easton Neston, BBC2 (Tues 24 May)
(Easton Neston is the house in this blog’s header photo).
Antiques Roadshow TV episode 33.27 – Hampton Court Castle Part 2, BBC1 (Sun 29 May).
The Country House Revealed TV episode 4 – Wentworth Woodhouse, BBC2 (Tue 31 May).
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