LOCATION SERVICES - SUFFOLK
UNIT BASE
UNIT BASE
FILM MOVIE TV LOCATIONS - SUFFOLK
BUILDINGS & ARCHITECTURE
AIRFIELDS
  • → [ Bentwaters Parks ]

  • [1,000 acres of privately owned, former Cold War USAF Base with unique military buildings such as, control tower, high security fencing and watch towers, high security Weapons Storage, dog kennels, Hush House built for jet engine testing, squadron building with blast walls, barracks & air hangars]
    Bentwaters Parks

    BRIDGES
  • → [ Culford Hall ]

  • [The river Lark flows beside the formal gardens and terraces into a large lake with an iron bridge of 1803 crossing it, the fifth oldest such bridge in the world]

    CHURCHES, TEMPLES & RELIGIOUS BUILDINGS
  • → [ Akenfarm ]

  • [Set in 170 acres of beautiful Suffolk countryside, this site offers everything a film maker could possibly want; a stunning 1812 vintage Georgian Farmhouse with many period outbuildings and every type of countryside location and, with enough time to obtain permission, a redundant village Church]
    Akenfarm
  • → [ Culford Hall ]

  • [A magnificent 18th century mansion within 480 acres of beautiful Suffolk parkland. The iron bridge of 1803 crosses the river Lark flowing beside the formal gardens and terraces into a large lake. The beautiful parish church lies within the grounds]
  • → [ Saint Felix School ]

  • [The school’s 1930s chapel has a romantic exterior, and inside you will find a traditional setting with a high ceiling and stereotypical church assets]

    COUNTRY HOUSES - MANOR HOUSES - STATELY HOMES
  • → [ Culford Hall ]

  • [A magnificent 18th century mansion within 480 acres of beautiful Suffolk parkland. The iron bridge of 1803 crosses the river Lark flowing beside the formal gardens and terraces into a large lake. The beautiful parish church lies within the grounds]
  • → [ Haughley House ]

  • [Haughley House is a medieval manor house with Georgian additions which retains the country house style of a more leisurely age. Rooms of the house include an oak panelled drawing room, an attractive sitting room and an elegant dining room]
  • → [ Newbourne Hall ]

  • [Tudor and Early Stuart manor house]
    Newbourne Hall
  • → [ Saint Felix School ]

  • [Queen Anne style red brick buildings dating from 1897. Well crafted modern additions are set in a breezily expansive site a brisk walk away from the quaintly old fashioned sea side town of Southwold. The school and its grounds would be the perfect setting for a private house or school-based film]
  • → [ Sotterley Estate ]

  • [The picturesque setting of Sotterley Estate, with its rolling parkland, lake and ancient woodland surrounding the fine Georgian mansion and the 12-Century St Margaret's Church, makes it an ideal film and TV location]

    COUNTRY HOUSES - SMALLER
  • → [ Abbey House ]

  • [A listed Victorian Rectory, in an idyllic setting surrounded by ten acres of secluded garden and meadowland. This makes it not only a wonderful Film Location but also a perfect Unit Base when filming in this beautiful part of Suffolk]
  • → [ Norfolk House B&B ]

  • [An elegant and charming country bed and breakfast with lovely views over the countryside. It overlooks the village church and War Memorial in the heart of the picturesque village of Cheveley near Newmarket in rural Suffolk]

    FARM BUILDINGS & FARM LAND
  • → [ Akenfarm ]

  • [A stunning 1812 vintage Georgian Farmhouse with many period outbuildings set in 170 acres of beautiful countryside]
    Akenfarm
  • → [ Belle Grove Farm ]

  • [A traditional Victorian farm with a barn, granery and coach house which has been converted into rented holiday accommodation. The surroundings are left wild to enhance the setting]
  • → [ Church Farm B&B ]

  • [A beautiful 450 year old oak beamed Suffolk farmhouse with delightful views across the Deben Valley and over to the village church. The farm is 30 Hectares in size and consists of a mix of grassland and arable land with ancient hedgerows, floodplain grassland with ponds and moats]
  • → [ Sotterley Estate ]

  • [The picturesque setting of Sotterley Estate, with its rolling parkland, lake and ancient woodland surrounding the fine Georgian mansion and the 12-Century St Margaret's Church, makes it an ideal film and TV location]
  • → [ Wheatacre Hall Farm ]

  • [1200 acres of working dairy and arable farm with a dairy herd, chickens and other livestock. Cowsheds, milking parlour, barns and the usual farm buildings]
    Wheatacre Hall Farm

    LIBRARIES
  • → [ Culford Hall ]

  • [Has several ornate rooms including a large function room with gold leaf ceiling and wall sconces, a Recital Room, a Conference Room and two libraries]

    MILITARY BUILDINGS
  • → [ Bentwaters Parks ]

  • [1,000 acres of privately owned, former Cold War USAF Base with unique military buildings such as, control tower, high security fencing and watch towers, high security Weapons Storage, dog kennels, Hush House built for jet engine testing, squadron building with blast walls, barracks & air hangars]
    Bentwaters Parks
  • → [ Akenfarm ]

  • [A purpose-built First World War Trench System. British and German Trenches, dugouts, communication trenches, shattered trees, machine gun posts and No Man's Lands are all featured. We also have a purpose-built Dug-out interior inside a barn]
    Akenfarm

    SCHOOLS - PRIVATE/INDEPENDENT
  • → [ Bramfield House School ]

  • [Once an old country house set in 10 acres of grounds, situated in a rural setting. The main house comprises a large dining room, snooker room with full sized table, various rooms, industrial kitchen and drying room. Upstairs are 6 large bedrooms opening off a large landing. Close to the main house are purpose built classrooms including a science lab and Design technology room. The school also has a small indoor swimming pool]
  • → [ Culford ]

  • [An independent school situated in 480 acres of beautiful Suffolk parkland, with Culford Hall, a magnificent 18th century mansion, at its centre. Has several ornate rooms including a large function room with gold leaf ceiling and wall sconces, a Recital Room, a Conference Room and two libraries. Modern classroom facilities include beautiful Art and Design studios and a Studio Theatre]
  • → [ Saint Felix School ]

  • [Queen Anne style red brick buildings dating from 1897. Well crafted modern additions are set in a breezily expansive site a brisk walk away from the quaintly old fashioned sea side town of Southwold. The school and its grounds would be the perfect setting for a private house or school-based film]

    PERIOD SETTING
  • → [ Akenfarm ]

  • [A purpose-built First World War Trench System. British and German Trenches, dugouts, communication trenches, shattered trees, machine gun posts and No Man's Lands are all featured. We also have a purpose-built Dug-out interior inside a barn]
    Akenfarm
  • → [ Akenfarm ]

  • [A stunning 1812 vintage Georgian Farmhouse with many period outbuildings set in 170 acres of beautiful countryside]
    Akenfarm
  • → [ Bentwaters Parks ]

  • [1,000 acres of privately owned, former Cold War USAF Base with unique military buildings such as, control tower, high security fencing and watch towers, high security Weapons Storage, dog kennels, Hush House built for jet engine testing, squadron building with blast walls, barracks & air hangars]
    Bentwaters Parks

    SPORTS ARENA STADIUM, COURTS, PLAYING FIELDS AND PITCHES
  • → [ Culford Hall ]

  • [Has a Sports Centre with 25m indoor swimming pool, sports hall, indoor climbing wall, squash courts, fitness suite and dance studio. A magnificent championship standard 4-court Indoor Tennis Centre and six outdoor courts, grass rugby and hockey pitches, all-weather floodlit pitches and a beautiful cricket pitch with thatched pavilion]
  • → [ Saint Felix School ]

  • [The extensive grass pitches and equestrian course has a backdrop of stunning heath land scenery. There is also an indoor swimming pool and sports hall]

    STABLE YARDS & STABLES - PADDOCKS
  • → [ Saint Felix School ]

  • [Saint Felix’s equestrian course adds another dynamic to the school’s grounds, with a backdrop of stunning heath land scenery]

    THEATRES
  • → [ Culford Hall ]

  • [Modern classroom facilities include beautiful Art and Design studios and a Studio Theatre]

    TRENCH, TUNNELS & CAVES
  • → [ Akenfarm ]

  • [A purpose-built First World War Trench System. British and German Trenches, dugouts, communication trenches, shattered trees, machine gun posts and No Man's Lands are all featured. We also have a purpose-built Dug-out interior inside a barn]
    Akenfarm

    UNUSUAL OR CONVERTED BUILDINGS
  • → [ Wheatacre Hall Barns ]

  • [An attractive cluster of six barns that have been created from the sympathetic conversion of a range of handsome farm buildings in south Norfolk]
    Wheatacre Hall Farm

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

  • [Forest locations]
    The Forestry Commission
  • → [ Bentwaters Parks ]

  • [1,000 acres of privately owned, former Cold War USAF Base with unique military buildings. The area offers quiet, secluded locations with ample space, staff amenities and on site resources]
    Bentwaters Parks
  • → [ Painshill Park ]

  • [With dramatic changes from the formal to the natural landscapes and with follies to catch the eye at every turn, Painshill is perfect for many varied filming opportunities]
  • → [ Akenfarm ]

  • [Set in 170 acres of beautiful countryside, this site offers every type of countryside location from woodland to meadow including two ponds and a lake]
    Akenfarm
  • → [ Wheatacre Hall Farm ]

  • [1200 acres of working dairy and arable farm with low-level water meadows and marshland rolling down to the River Waveney. There are rural lanes, dirt tracks, irrigation channels, waterways, lakes, ponds and classic rural south Norfolk]
    Wheatacre Hall Farm

    GARDENS & PARKLAND
  • → [ Abbey House ]

  • [A listed Victorian Rectory, in an idyllic setting surrounded by ten acres of secluded garden and meadowland. Hidden amongst the many magnificent old oak, beech and lime trees in the grounds and looking out onto garden with its sweeping lawns]
  • → [ Akenfarm ]

  • [Set in 170 acres of beautiful countryside, this site offers every type of countryside location from woodland to meadow including two ponds and a lake]
    Akenfarm
  • → [ Church Farm B&B ]

  • [A beautiful 450 year old oak beamed Suffolk farmhouse with delightful views across the Deben Valley and over to the village church. The rose filled patio overlooks the rolling grassland and lawns with ponds, moats and pretty gardens]
  • → [ Culford Hall ]

  • [A magnificent 18th century mansion within 480 acres of beautiful Suffolk parkland. The iron bridge of 1803 crosses the river Lark flowing beside the formal gardens and terraces into a large lake. Further into the park lies unspoiled land with an abundance of grassland and wildlife]
  • → [ Haughley House ]

  • [Haughley House is a medieval manor house with Georgian additions which retains the country house style of a more leisurely age. The garden is some three acres with a Victorian greenhouse in the walled kitchen garden. There is also an old croquet lawn]
  • → [ Saint Felix School ]

  • [The extensive grass pitches and lawns around the school provide a beautifully dramatic setting, with the addition of a sunken garden which hosts a tranquil lily pond. In the school’s cloisters you will find an ornate fountain in the centre of a well-kept lawn]
  • → [ Sotterley Estate ]

  • [The picturesque setting of Sotterley Estate, with its rolling parkland, lake and ancient woodland surrounding the fine Georgian mansion and the 12-Century St Margaret's Church, makes it an ideal film and TV location]

    Farm Land
  • → [ Akenfarm ]

  • [A stunning 1812 vintage Georgian Farmhouse with many period outbuildings set in 170 acres of beautiful countryside]
    Akenfarm
  • → [ Belle Grove Farm ]

  • [A traditional Victorian farm with a barn, granery and coach house which has been converted into rented holiday accommodation. The surroundings are left wild to enhance the setting]
  • → [ Church Farm B&B ]

  • [A beautiful 450 year old oak beamed Suffolk farmhouse with delightful views across the Deben Valley and over to the village church. The farm is 30 Hectares in size and consists of a mix of grassland and arable land with ancient hedgerows, floodplain grassland with ponds and moats]
  • → [ Sotterley Estate ]

  • [The picturesque setting of Sotterley Estate, with its rolling parkland, lake and ancient woodland surrounding the fine Georgian mansion and the 12-Century St Margaret's Church, makes it an ideal film and TV location]
  • → [ Wheatacre Hall Farm ]

  • [1200 acres of working dairy and arable farm with a dairy herd, chickens and other livestock. Cowsheds, milking parlour, barns and the usual farm buildings]
    Wheatacre Hall Farm

    GRASSLAND & MEADOW
  • → [ Church Farm B&B ]

  • [A beautiful 450 year old oak beamed Suffolk farmhouse with delightful views across the Deben Valley and over to the village church. The farm is 30 Hectares in size and consists of a mix of grassland and arable land with ancient hedgerows, floodplain grassland with ponds and moats]
  • → [ Culford Hall ]

  • [A magnificent 18th century mansion within 480 acres of beautiful Suffolk parkland, formal gardens and terraces. Further into the park lies unspoiled land with an abundance of grassland and wildlife]

    RIVERS, CANALS, LAKES & BOATING
  • → [ Akenfarm ]

  • [Set in 170 acres of beautiful countryside, this site offers every type of countryside location from woodland to meadow including two ponds and a lake]
    Akenfarm
  • → [ Culford Hall ]

  • [A magnificent 18th century mansion within 480 acres of beautiful Suffolk parkland. The iron bridge of 1803 crosses the river Lark flowing beside the formal gardens and terraces into a large lake. Further into the park lies unspoiled land with an abundance of grassland and wildlife]
  • → [ Sotterley Estate ]

  • [The picturesque setting of Sotterley Estate, with its rolling parkland, lake and ancient woodland surrounding the fine Georgian mansion and the 12-Century St Margaret's Church, makes it an ideal film and TV location]
  • → [ Wheatacre Hall Farm ]

  • [1200 acres of working dairy and arable farm with low-level water meadows and marshland rolling down to the River Waveney. There are rural lanes, dirt tracks, irrigation channels, waterways, lakes, ponds and classic rural south Norfolk]
    Wheatacre Hall Farm

    WOODLAND & FORESTS
  • → [ Akenfarm ]

  • [Set in 170 acres of beautiful countryside, this site offers every type of countryside location from woodland to meadow including two ponds and a lake]
    Akenfarm
  • → [ Sotterley Estate ]

  • [The picturesque setting of Sotterley Estate, with its rolling parkland, lake and ancient woodland surrounding the fine Georgian mansion and the 12-Century St Margaret's Church, makes it an ideal film and TV location]

    MARINE ENVIRONMENTS
    SHIPS, HARBOURS & COASTLINE
  • → [ Lowestoft Haven Marina ]

  • [Situated within the most easterly point in England with direct access to the sea and the Norfolk/Suffolk Broads this split site caters for most type of marine vessels from 5m-26m within a marina pontoon berth setting with large berths for excellent manoeuvrability]
  • → [ Ipswich Haven Marina ]

  • [Enjoys close proximity to all the bustling shopping centres, restaurants, cinemas and museums that this county town of Suffolk has to offer. The train station is only 10 minutes walk away, where there are regular connections to London, Cambridge and Norwich, all taking just over an hour to get to]

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