Pride and Prejudice
Mr Bingley’s Estate: Netherfield Park
Netherfield Park, the grand estate of Mr. Bingley, serves as the backdrop for several scenes in “Pride and Prejudice”. This impressive estate is situated in the United Kingdom, specifically near Reading. Those curious about the exact filming spot should use the map pin icon for precise navigation.
Memorable Quote from the Scene:
“We will be having a wedding here at Netherfield in less than three months, if you ask me. Mr Bennet? Mr Bennet!”Mrs Bennet
Where was Mr Bingley’s Estate: Netherfield Park filmed?
The grandeur and elegance of Mr. Bingley’s (Simon Woods) Netherfield Park, as depicted in “Pride and Prejudice”, were captured at Basildon Park, located in Lower Basildon near the major city of Reading, in the United Kingdom.
More about Basildon Park:
Not merely a filming location, Basildon Park boasts a rich history and architectural marvel. The 18th-century mansion is surrounded by lush parkland, providing a glimpse into the opulence of Georgian England. Visitors can explore its restored rooms, walk its scenic trails, and perhaps even recognize other settings from various films and television series.
Scenes filmed at Basildon Park near Reading:
Mr. Bingley’s Netherfield ball
The lavish party thrown by Mr. Bingley (Simon Woods) at Netherfield Park showcases the estate’s opulence and the societal norms of the time.
The Bennets’ Horse Carriage Departure
Following the party, the Bennet family, including Elizabeth Bennet (Keira Knightley), departs Netherfield Park in a horse carriage, offering viewers a panoramic view of the estate’s exterior.
Elizabeth’s Visit to her Ill Sister
Elizabeth Bennet visits Netherfield Park to care for her ailing sister, Jane. This visit leads to several interactions between her, Mr. Bingley, and Mr. Darcy (Matthew Macfadyen), further intensifying the plot’s dynamics.
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