Groups and Tours

 
Cogges Manor Farm in Witney, Oxfordshire is a beautifully preserved collection of Cotswold stone farm buildings set in its own grounds. The site has been farmed since before the Domesday Book and parts of the manor house date back to the Thirteenth Century.
 
See film locations for Downton Abbey and Colette.
 
Cogges is a popular location for TV and the big screen, with shows from Countryfile to ITV period dramas Downton Abbey or Arthur & George. Filmed in the manor house kitchen and grounds, Yew Tree Farm is home to the Drewe family in series 4 & 5 where Lady Edith’s child is brought up, and later home to Mr Mason in series 6. Dame Maggie Smith and characters Tom Branson, Lady Edith and Lady Mary featured in episodes.
 
Arthur & George is based on the book by Julian Barnes about the life of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, and features Martin Clunes, Art Malik and Charles Edwards.
 
Colette was feature film released in 2019, starring Keira Knightley and Dominic West about the French author Sidonie-Gabrielle Colette.

 

The filming locations are very close together and can all be seen in under an hour plus time for tea or coffee. Cogges has beautiful natural grounds and is a delightful place to while away a few hours.
 
See a collection of filming photographs and watch a short film about Downton Abbey with interviews by the Producer and Location Manager on screen or tablet.
 
Services of a guide if required.
 
Coach parking a short walk from the site.
 
Please ask about our cream tea packages!
 
How to book
 
Prices 2019
Group rates apply for groups of 12 or more Adults £5.50 Children (3-16) £4.50. Tour guides £20 per group of up to 24, if required. 

 

"Absolutely brilliant! Thank you so much for making our visit to Cogges such a success yesterday...lovely to be welcomed so warmly and looked after so kindly. Our members came away resolved to return and enjoy your hospitality again." Andrew, Oxford NHS Retirement Fellowship