Starring Ian McShane


  • Lovejoy’s workshop for the last two seasons of the series is in the grounds of Belchamp Hall – now used as Lovejoy’s holiday accommodation
  • The Church of St Mary was once featured in an episode when Lovejoy was due to get married
  • The popular BBC series ran from 1986-94, about the ‘lovable rogue’ and antiques dealer Lovejoy
  • Lovejoy is still shown around the world today and has quite an international following
  • The original location continuity boards show the blueprint layouts of ‘Felsham Hall’ in the series
  • The original  ‘Lovejoy Antiques’ shop sign hangs from the rafters
Lovejoy filming location, Belchamp Walter

Lovejoy filming locations

~ The Half Moon pub in Belchamp St Paul was featured in quite a few episodes.

~ The Fox Inn, Finchingfield was featured in the 1992 Christmas special (and the village of Finchingfield was featured in two episodes).

~ Hedingham castle was featured in the 1992 Christmas special as a castle in Prague.

~ Coggesshall was featured in series four and you may recognise the clock tower.

~ Townsford Mill, Halstead is an antiques centre featured in series four.

~ Long Melford was featured many times in the show with the interior of the bull hotel and many of the antiques shops.

~ Belchamp Walter’s St Mary’s Church (just across the road from Lovejoy’s) was featured in the last episode called “Last Tango in Lavenham”