LOCATION SERVICES - DEVON
UNIT BASE  
FILM MOVIE TV LOCATIONS - DEVON
BUILDINGS & ARCHITECTURE
  • → [ The Duchy of Cornwall Estate ]

  • [Dartmoor - It has sweeping panoramic views of open moorland, which run down to tree clad river valleys. The estate contains the stark village of Princetown with its prison, built by Napoleonic prisoners of war, and the picturesque hamlet of Postbridge, well known for its medieval clapper bridge. There are the famous wild ponies and traditional buildings and farmhouses, most dating back hundreds of years and considered unique to Dartmoor, as is the landscape]
    The Duchy of Cornwall Estate

    CASTLES
  • → [ Bickleigh Castle ]

  • [A 14th Century Castle positioned among lush green land with woods]
    Bickleigh Castle

    CHURCHES, TEMPLES & RELIGIOUS BUILDINGS
  • → [ Bickleigh Castle ]

  • [Has an 11th Century chapel, which has a 12th century doorway and a 15th century wagon roof]
    Bickleigh Castle
  • → [ The Old Rectory ]

  • [An impressive Victorian house located in a stunning setting with extensive beautiful grounds and breathtaking views over the green rolling valley]
  • → [ Ugbrooke House ]

  • [Capability Brown Parkland surrounds a stunning Catholic Chapel where Mass has been said regularly since 1673]

    CITIES, TOWNS & VILLAGES
  • → [ English Riviera ]

  • [As the Best of British destinations, with a sheltered bay, stunning coastline and perfect mix of seaside towns and genteel South Devon country villages, the English Riviera provides the ideal location for filming]
  • → [ Great Torrington ]

  • [Rural setting with thatched longhouses, country cottages, Georgian manor house or rectory and town houses]

    COUNTRY HOUSES - MANOR HOUSES - STATELY HOMES
  • → [ Hillersdon House ]

  • [A Victorian manor house built in the late-Georgian style. It sits in 200 acres of parkland, lakes, pasture and woodland, looking out across a beautiful private valley towards the Blackdown Hills]
  • → [ Huntsham Court ]

  • [Victorian gothic country house with a large Great Hall, Drawing room and adjoining Library, Dining Room, Bar and Lounge, Butlers Pantry, a Large Kitchen and 22 Bedrooms]
    Huntsham Court
  • → [ Northcote Manor ]

  • [Has the atmosphere of a cherished wisteria clad 18th century manor house. This grade 2 listed stone building was originally a monastery to which the Victorians added a wing and a cob walled garden with ornamental fish pond next to wild orchards. Our more recent summer house addition is in the Victorian style]
  • → [ Ugbrooke House ]

  • [The Estate at has a history covering 900 years. The Manor House sits foursquare and strong in the centre of Capability Brown Parkland parkland. Remodelled by Robert Adam in the 1760s, the house has a magnificently restored interior]

    COUNTRY HOUSES - SMALLER
  • → [ The Cary Court Hotel ]

  • [Why go to the Caribbean when you can film here in one of the few remaining "Plantation style Houses", with balcony, veranda, sub-tropical gardens and sun decks? Built over a century ago on part of the Cary Estate and situated in the leafy Warberries, a quiet Conservation area]
  • → [ Eggesford Barton House ]

  • [A unique, Grade 11 listed property over 300 years old. The house surrounds a large garden courtyard and is full of charm and character with pretty Georgian arched windows, exposed oak beams, original fireplaces and quirky sloping floors]
  • → [ Highcliffe House ]

  • [The house, a Victorian gentleman's summer residence, has a commanding position with stunning sea views across North Devon's coastline. The Living rooms and bedrooms are delightful, most of them sharing that amazing sea view, and they have retained their beautiful period detail-Victorian charm]
  • → [ Hillbrow House ]

  • [The house is situated outside the village of Chittlehamholt near the attractive market town of South Molton. It has magnificent views of the Taw Valley and Dartmoor which is about 25 miles away. It is the perfect place to explore not only Exmoor and Dartmoor but also the Devon coast]
  • → [ The Old Rectory ]

  • [An impressive Victorian located in a stunning setting with extensive beautiful grounds and breathtaking views over the green rolling valley]

    EQUESTRIAN COURSES - PADDOCKS - STABLE YARDS & STABLES
  • → [ Tor Royal ]

  • [Can provide riding facilities, are able to train Actors to ride for Period Drama and can source horses for the shoot whilst providing a 'Horse Wrangling' service as well]

    FARM BUILDINGS & FARM LAND
  • → [ Bickleigh Castle ]

  • [Has a stone fronted 17th century farmhouse with the cob and thatch]
    Bickleigh Castle
  • → [ Cranham House ]

  • [A stone built farmhouse with parts dating back 300 years and an oak framed barn. Set in 18 acres of bluebell woods and wild flower meadows with uninterrupted, breathtaking sea views from the fields of the property and garden of the house. A perfect locations for modern and period filming and photoshoots]
  • → [ Devon Country Barns ]

  • [Three newly renovated barns are surrounded by 12 acres of verdant green pasture, in their own valley, sloping down to the river Thrushell]
    Devon Country Barns
  • → [ Eggesford Barton House ]

  • [A unique, Grade 11 listed property over 300 years old. The house surrounds a large garden courtyard and is full of charm and character with pretty Georgian arched windows, exposed oak beams, original fireplaces and quirky sloping floors]
  • → [ Great Torrington ]

  • [Provides a unique opportunity for film makers looking for a rural location]
  • → [ Tor Royal ]

  • [Tor Royal would not only make the perfect Film Location for Period Drama, it can also be used as a Production Headquarters/Unit Base when filming in this popular area and can accommodate senior members of the cast & crew in comfort]
  • → [ Woodhayes ]

  • [Proudly overlooking the Otter Valley and Honiton, in what Daniel Defoe once called "the finest landscape in the world", rises Woodhayes, an elegant listed Georgian farmhouse]

    HOTELS
  • → [ The Cary Court Hotel ]

  • [Why go to the Caribbean when you can film here in one of the few remaining "Plantation style Houses", with balcony, veranda, sub-tropical gardens and sun decks? Built over a century ago on part of the Cary Estate and situated in the leafy Warberries, a quiet Conservation area]
  • → [ Copthorne Plymouth ]

  • [Has a total of 135 guest rooms including classic and connoisseur suites, all rooms have en suite bathrooms are non-smoking and we offer 24 hour room service. There are five meeting and event suites which are designed to cater for many different types of events and we have screens and LCD projectors located in most of our meeting rooms]
  • → [ The Grand Hotel, Torquay ]

  • [A landmark on the Torquay seafront, at the heart of the English Riviera in Devon, the four star Grand Hotel is situated overlooking the wide sweep of Torbay. Its architecture, superb location, heritage links and proximity to some of the most stunning scenery in the UK, also provide excellent scope for films and programmes]
  • → [ Langstone Cliff Hotel ]

  • [Set in 20 acre wooded grounds and has 66 bedrooms situated on just 2 floors. There are spacious lawns stetching from the hotel down towards the coast. The original building dates from circa 1750 and has a magnificent cast iron verandah dating from the early 1900ís facing east over the Langstone Cliff hotelís lawns]

    MILITARY BUILDINGS
  • → [ Bickleigh Castle ]

  • [Has an Armoury and a Guard Room]
    Bickleigh Castle

    RAILWAYS & RAILWAY BUILDINGS
  • → [ English Riviera ]

  • [Opportunities include Babbacombe Cliff Railway and Dartmouth Steam Railway]

    LANDSCAPES
    LANDSCAPES - MIXED & VARIED
  • → [ The Forestry Commission ]

  • [Forest locations]
    The Forestry Commission
  • → [ Cranham House ]

  • [Set in 18 acres of bluebell woods and wild flower meadows it has ideal locations with dramatic cliff top sea views from the fields of the property and garden of the house]
  • → [ The Duchy of Cornwall Estate ]

  • [Steeped in history and, as such, offers film-makers, and all who visit her, unique locations]
    The Duchy of Cornwall Estate
  • → [ Great Torrington ]

  • [Provides a unique opportunity for film makers looking for a rural location]

    GARDENS & PARKLAND
  • → [ Bickleigh Castle ]

  • [Beautifully positioned among lush green land with woods and picturesque moated gardens with a charming set of Italian gates]
    Bickleigh Castle
  • → [ Cranham House ]

  • [With large flower beds, orchard and vegetable garden it has ideal locations for intimate and dramatic landscape filming and photography. Breathtaking sea views from the fields of the property and garden of the house]
  • → [ Highcliffe House ]

  • [The house, a Victorian gentleman's summer residence, has a commanding position with stunning sea views across North Devon's coastline. Situated in an acre of garden and woodland an oasis of calm within the magnificence of Exmoor]
  • → [ Hillersdon House ]

  • [A Victorian manor house built in the late-Georgian style. It sits in 200 acres of parkland, lakes, pasture and woodland, looking out across a beautiful private valley towards the Blackdown Hills]
  • → [ Langstone Cliff Hotel ]

  • [Set in 20 acre wooded grounds and has 66 bedrooms situated on just 2 floors. There are spacious lawns stetching from the hotel down towards the coast. The original building dates from circa 1750 and has a magnificent cast iron verandah dating from the early 1900ís facing east over the Langstone Cliff hotelís lawns]
  • → [ Northcote Manor ]

  • [The conservatory opens out onto a bright sun terrace, which looks down the gently sloping; cob walled gardens onto the recently reinstated Victorian water garden with Japanese style planting and huge magnolia tree. Our more recent summer house addition is in the Victorian style and there is an ornamental fish pond next to wild orchards]
  • → [ The Old Rectory ]

  • [An impressive Victorian house located in a stunning setting with extensive beautiful grounds and breathtaking views over the green rolling valley. The five acres of gardens and pasture have been restored with ballustrading and steps to lower lawns rebuilt from imported Maltese fossilized limestone]
  • → [ Ugbrooke House ]

  • [Capability Brown Parkland surrounds the house providing spectacular lakeside walks as well as formal gardens including a maze, fernery, lavender parterre; all set in acres of green lawns graced with majestic parkland trees]

    GRASSLAND & MEADOW
  • → [ Cranham House ]

  • [Set in 18 acres of bluebell woods and wild flower meadows. With large flower beds, orchard and vegetable garden it has ideal locations for intimate and dramatic landscape filming and photography. Breathtaking sea views from the fields of the property and garden of the house]
  • → [ Hillersdon House ]

  • [A Victorian manor house built in the late-Georgian style. It sits in 200 acres of parkland, lakes, pasture and woodland, looking out across a beautiful private valley towards the Blackdown Hills]

    HILLS & MOUNTAINS
  • → [ Great Torrington ]

  • [Provides a unique opportunity for film makers looking for a rural location]

    ORCHARDS
  • → [ Cranham House ]

  • [With large flower beds, orchard and vegetable garden it has ideal locations for intimate and dramatic landscape filming and photography. Breathtaking sea views from the fields of the property and garden of the house]
  • → [ Northcote Manor ]

  • [Has twenty acres of grounds with apple orchards and walled garden, tennis court and croquet lawn]

    RIVERS, CANALS, LAKES & BOATING
  • → [ Hillersdon House ]

  • [A Victorian manor house built in the late-Georgian style. It sits in 200 acres of parkland, lakes, pasture and woodland, looking out across a beautiful private valley towards the Blackdown Hills]
  • → [ Ugbrooke House ]

  • [Capability Brown Parkland surrounds the house providing spectacular lakeside walks as well as formal gardens including a maze, fernery, lavender parterre; all set in acres of green lawns graced with majestic parkland trees]

    SHIPS, HARBOURS & PORTS
  • → [ Cranham House ]

  • [Set in 18 acres of bluebell woods and wild flower meadows it has ideal locations with dramatic cliff top sea views from the fields of the property and garden of the house]
  • → [ English Riviera ]

  • [As the Best of British destinations, with a sheltered bay, stunning coastline and perfect mix of seaside towns and genteel South Devon country villages, the English Riviera provides the ideal location for filming]

    WOODLAND & FORESTS
  • → [ Bickleigh Castle ]

  • [Beautifully positioned among lush green land with woods]
    Bickleigh Castle
  • → [ Cranham House ]

  • [Set in 18 acres of bluebell woods and wild flower meadows. With large flower beds, orchard and vegetable garden it has ideal locations for intimate and dramatic landscape filming and photography. Breathtaking sea views from the fields of the property and garden of the house]
  • → [ Highcliffe House ]

  • [The house, a Victorian gentleman's summer residence, has a commanding position with stunning sea views across North Devon's coastline. Situated in an acre of garden and woodland an oasis of calm within the magnificence of Exmoor]
  • → [ Hillersdon House ]

  • [A Victorian manor house built in the late-Georgian style. It sits in 200 acres of parkland, lakes, pasture and woodland, looking out across a beautiful private valley towards the Blackdown Hills]
  • → [ Langstone Cliff Hotel ]

  • [Set in 20 acre wooded grounds and has 66 bedrooms situated on just 2 floors. There are spacious lawns stetching from the hotel down towards the coast. The original building dates from circa 1750 and has a magnificent cast iron verandah dating from the early 1900ís facing east over the Langstone Cliff hotelís lawns]

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