Downton Abbey obsessed like us? We’re huge fans and literally can’t get enough of the the costumes, the hairstyles, those hot gents in their dinner suits – so whilst we eagerly await series 4, we’ve been on a fact finding mission about the show, the characters, the actors and the abbey itself. Flick through our 50 gems to get your DA fix now!
The Earl and Countess of Carnarvon currently live at Highclere Castle – the REAL Downton Abbey – and it’s open to the public! For more facts, check out The Chronicles of Downton Abbey by Jessica Fellowes and Matthew Sturgis, out now (Collins, £20).