Julian Fellowes, the creator of Downton Abbey, is on a mission to uncover the true stories of those that lived in two of Britainâ€™s great houses. These are the stories of tragedy and triumph, of heroes and villains, of humor and mischief.
For more than 500 years, Burghley House has been the home of the descendants of William Cecil, the first Lord Burghley—the political brain and iron fist behind Queen Elizabeth I. Julian discovers the house’s true and often frightening tales.
2. Goodwood House Pt. 2
December 19, 2015
Home to the Dukes of Richmond, Goodwood House owes its existence to a love affair between King Charles II and a French spy. Julian reveals the fascinating secrets of this most influential of houses.