FILM: Downton Abbey film to begin production at Highclere next month.

Production has begun on the new Downton Abbey film and now Celebritain can reveal filming will commence on location at Highclere Castle in just a few weeks time.

Home of Downton, Highclere Castle 

Home of Downton, Highclere Castle 

Principal cast members will be on set at the home of Downton Abbey (Highclere Castle, Buckinghamshire) from the beginning of September through until November.

Few details are known about the plot of the film, which picks up from where the smash hit itv drama left off in Christmas 2015. 

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Elizabeth McGoven who plays the Countess of Grantham said recently " “I’ve read a script. It’s good, you fans will love it.”

Highclere Castle is open for Public tours until the end of next week, resuming in November.