To the Manor Born


A Touch of Class

Expired 3.0 50 x
The hugely popular stately sitcom with Penelope Keith as the snooty but fun Audrey fforbes-Hamilton. DeVere decides to do a TV commercial at the manor. How crass!

Grape Vine

Expired 3.5 25 x
Snobbery and class: classic ingredients for sitcoms, as evidenced here. Audrey feels appearances demand she take a holiday, but dreads leaving the Manor in DeVere's hands.

The Summer Hunt Ball

Expired 3.0 18 x
The finely crafted, stately sitcom with Penelope Keith as the regal Audrey fforbes-Hamilton. DeVere hosts the traditional Hunt Ball but forgets to invite Audrey.

Nation's Heritage

Expired 3.0 8 x
The hit sitcom following the love/hate relationship between an aristocrat and a self-made millionaire. DeVere moves his multinational grocery business to the manor.

Going To Church

Expired 3.0 13 x
Penelope Keith stars in the classic sitcom. Audrey takes DeVere to task for failing to turn up in church on Sunday, but then fails to practise what she preaches.

The New Owner

Expired 3.0 11 x
Penelope Keith turns up the poshometer in the stately sitcom. Audrey departs Grantleigh Manor, but her hopes of seeing the estate run along old lines are dashed.

Losing Grantleigh Manor

Expired 3.0 20 x
The very first episode of the popular sitcom, with Penelope Keith in full regal mode as the upper-crust Audrey fforbes-Hamilton meeting the smoothly suave Peter Bowles.
Episodes 2016

December 29, 2016

Expired 4.0 16 x
Christmas comes but once a year. Perhaps on the Grantleigh estate, that is just as well, as Audrey is determined to carry out her responsibilities as though she still lived at the manor.

The Wedding

Expired 3.0 17 x
Penelope Keith in full posh mode in the stately sitcom. Audrey's hopes of regaining her position as Lady of the Manor look like being dashed when Richard's business falters.

Connections in High Places

Expired 3.0 15 x
Penelope Keith and Peter Bowles star in the classic stately sitcom. Richard is facing a crisis and has no time to battle with Audrey over the estate.