'Royal seal of approval' for Wilton House

Wilton House Gardens

Published at 5:59am 17th January 2020. (Updated at 10:41am 17th January 2020)

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Stars of The Crown have said it's their 'favourite' location for filming the Netflix drama.

Olivia Colman, who plays The Queen, and Josh O'Connor, who's Prince Charles in the show, have been speaking to Spire FM about their time in South Wiltshire.

They've described Wilton House as 'warm and welcoming' and they're really enjoyed spending time here.

Olivia Colman at Stars Appeal
Olivia and Josh have been visiting Salisbury District Hospital while they've been filming locally

WHY WILTON HOUSE? 

The stately home has featured in the first three series of the drama.

The rooms there have been used to recreate Buckingham Palace.

The cast are currently at Wilton House filming for Series 4 of The Crown.

Josh and Olivia spoke to Spire FM's Martin Starke during a visit to Salisbury District Hospital: 

The pair were at the hospital to find out more about the work of the Stars Appeal.

Olivia and Josh described SDH as having a 'beautiful, positive atmosphere' and met with patients and staff there. 

They also told Spire FM they'd be keen to come back to see more of the Stars Appeal's work.

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