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One critic described the series as 'a regal tele-novella'.The series has been teased for being too pro-royal.
A year later, Conran bought Grade I-listed Ven House in Milborne Port, Somerset, for nearly £8.5 million.
Grade I-listed Wardour Castle was designed by Georgian architect James Paine and built in 1770 for the 8th Lord Arundell to celebrate his marriage to Maria Christiana Conquest.
It replaced a crumbling house of the same name whose attractive ruins can still be seen from the castle’s magnificent arched windows.
Wardour Castle, one of Britain’s most valuable repossessed homes, has been bought for a knock-down price by multi-millionaire fashion designer Jasper Conran.
The house, with its magnificent galleried staircase, was the setting for the Royal Ballet School in the hit movie Billy Elliot.