Film Locations Made Famous

The english countryside is full of wonderful locations for films; some of which have brought a touch of magic to productions, and others which have sometimes become places of pilgrimage [as in the case if Withnail and I], made famous thanks to their featuring in a scene. Drop an e-mail if you find a mistake or know of other locations which should be added.

We're thinking of adding a page of countryside and small town locations available for hire on the website. Please e-mail if you have a property that you would like included.

An American Werewolf in London [1981]Wales - Black Mountains
Anne of a Thousand Days [1969]Penhurst Place. Bidborough
Barry Lyndon [1975]Yorks. - Castle Howard
Battle of Britain [1989]Cambs. - Duxford
Biggles [1986]Kent - Chislehurst
Bridget Jones's Diary [2000]Gloucestershire - Snowshill.
Brief Encounter [1945]Lancashire - Carnforth Station.
Chariots of Fire [1981]Sma Glen [Highlands athletics meeting]
Chocolat [2000]Somerset - Bruton
Dracula [1979]Cornwall - St. Michael's Mount, Tintagel.
Cold Comfort Farm [1994] E. Sussex - Rye
The Eagle Has Landed [1976]Oxfordshire - Mapledurham. Cornwall - Newquay, RAF St. Mawgan, Charlestown.
Elizabeth [2000]Derbyshire - Haddon Hall. Northumberland - Alnwick, Bamburg Beach.
Enigma [2001]Milton Keynes - Chichley Hall
Far From the Maddening Crowd [1967]Dorset - Maiden Castle, Horton Tower, Abbotsbury, Purbeck. Wiltshire - Devizes.
The French Lieutenant's WomanLyme Regis - Dorset.
From Russia with Love [1963]Hills above Lochgilphead [chase scenes]
Four Weddings and a Funeral [1994]Surrey - Albury Park. Amersham - Crown Hotel. Surrey - Betchworth. Bedfordshire - Luton Hoo
The Go Between [1971]Melton Constable Hall. Heyton [nr. Aylsham]
Gladiator [2000]Surrey - Bourne Woods [nr. Farnham]
Goldfinger [1964]Bucks. - Stoke Poges golf club.
Greystoke [1984]Floors Castle, Kelso. Herts. - Hatfield House.
Howard's End [1992]Bewdley Station, Severn Valley Railway. Dorchester-on-Thames. Rotherfield Peppard
Kind Hearts and Coronets [1949]Kent - Leeds Castle
Land Girls [1998]Somerset - Crowcombe, Dulverton. Devon - Heathfield, Bampton, Pixton Stables.
Lion in Winter [1968]Some exteriors in Wales.
Local Hero [1983]Loch Eilt, Moidart, Arisaig, Morar, Pennan village
Madness of King George [1994]Oxon. - Thame Park, Broughton Castle. Sussex - Arundel Castle
Memphis Belle [1990]Lincs. - Binbrook. Cambs. - Duxford
Monty Python and the Holy Grail [1975]Rannoch Moor, Loch Tay, Doune Castle, Castle Stalker
Mrs Brown [1999]Duns Castle, Ardverikie Estate [Badenoch], River Pattach
Our Mutual Friend [1997]Lloucestershire - Eastleach, Upper & Lower Slaughter.
Pride and Prejudice [1995]Wilts. - Lacock. Cheshire - Lyme Park. Derbyshire - Sudbury Hall
Quest for Fire [1981]Glen Coe, Glen Nevis, Rannoch Moor
Remains of the Day [1993]Avon - Badminton House. Somerset - Dyrham Park. Wiltshire - Corsham Court House. Norton St. Philip - George Inn. Devon - Powderham Castle.
Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves [1991]Wilts. - Old Wardour Castle. Northumbria - Alnwick Castle, Hulne Park and Priory. Aysgarth Falls, Hardraw Force. Burnham Beeches.
Room with a View [1986]Foxwold House. Chiddingstone.
The Ruling Class [1972]Lincs. - Harlaxton.
Sense and Sensibility [1995]Wiltshire - Wilton House
Shadowlands [1993]Herefordshire - River Wye. Surrey
Shakespeare in Love [1999]Oxon. - Broughton Castle. Norfolk - Holkham Beach.
Sleuth [1972]Dorset - Athelhampton House.
Straw Dogs [1971]Cornwall - St. Buryan, Lamorna Cove
Tawny Pippit [1944]Glos. - Lower Slaughter
The Thirty Nine Steps [1978] Severn Valley Railway - Highley and Bewdely stations. Forest of Ae, Dumfries, for Scottish scenes
Went the Day Well [1942]Buckinghamshire - Turville
Whisky Galore [1948]Barra
The Wicker Man [1973]Skye, Plockton, Culzean Castle
Wilde [1997]Dorset - Lulworth and Studland beaches. Wiltshire - Houghton Lodge.
Withnail and I [1987]Cumbria - Crow Crag, Sleddale, Bampton, Haweswater
Yanks [1979]Dobcross nr. Saddleworth

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