I’m in Whitstable! (Have you been?) I’m here for a weekend away with my bestests. I booked a cottage a few months ago for a Christmas retreat and it’s been wonderful.
SPEAKING of retreats, it got me thinking about cosy Christmas films that feature amazing houses. (Why not?) Take The Holiday for example – ever wanted to visit somewhere like Kate Winslet’s country bumpkin house, Rosehill Cottage? Well in this case I have a fun fact for you; it’s a FACADE! That’s right. If you try to search for the house you won’t find it. The exterior was built for the sole purpose of this film and after, was swiftly removed. If you ever tried to walk through it, you would have found a shell and also been escorted away by security. Ah the magical world of film. It is so deceiving.
So what other wonderful festive houses feature in films? Here’s a little list I started compiling: