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Neo-Classical House & Parkland

County: Essex
Postcode: CM2
Location Reference: 5036
Description: Originally built in 1730, this is an elegant Neo-Classical villa with opulent period interiors from both the Georgian & Victorian eras and surrounded by 574 acres of peaceful parkland. The restored parkland includes ancient woodlands, grassland, ponds, formal Victorian gardens, the stables and the serpentine lake, which was created as part of Humphry Repton’s landscaping of the Estate shortly after 1800, and was made to look like a river. A stunning location for the film, television, fashion and advertising industries, we offer a professional and flexible approach to achieving your vision. Situated in Essex with excellent transport links to London & Stansted airport, this Estate is the perfect location for large and small productions. The house is available to hire throughout the year with a wide range of rooms & backdrops on offer for exclusive use. Recent filming includes: Netflix’s production; The Crown & BBC’s drama, Killing Eve. The Estate has also featured as backdrop for several photoshoots for a number of magazines and advertising campaigns.


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