Locations are presented in the order they first appeared in this episode. Where locations are returned to during the narrative, or are linked in the narrative (i.e. roads leading to a specific destination) we have grouped them together here for the sake of tidiness. Timings given are based on UK DVDs with 'PAL speed up'.


"Jeff's Apartment /
McAllister Arrives at Jeff's"

HANOVER HOUSE
ST. JOHN'S WOOD HIGH STREET
ST. JOHN'S WOOD
LONDON NW8

Identified by:
Sam Denham

(00:00) Establishing shot of Jeff's apartment.
 

Also appeared in:
Randall and Hopkirk (Deceased)
-
used extensively throughout the series
The Champions
- 'To Trap A Rat'

THEN...

...NOW

Status: Recognisable

Access: Public (Private House)

(00:40) Ghost-hunter James McAllister arrives outside Jeff's apartment on his motorbike and parks up.

THEN...

...NOW

Status: Recognisable

Access: Public



"Crake Castle"

HILFIELD CASTLE
HILFIELD LANE
ALDENHAM
HERTFORDSHIRE WD25

Identified by:
Anthony McKay and Annette Hill

(04:36) Establishing shots of Crake Castle.

(09:36) Establishing shot - car outside.

(11:08) Jeff parks up in the castle grounds to meet McAllister and then watches Larry Wentworth drives off.

(13:22) The Vauxhall approaches the castle by means of the driveway.

(14:33) The Vauxhall parked out front.

(26:36) The Vauxhall parks up in front of the castle after coming up the drive.

(27:48) The Vauxhall parked out front.

(28:51) The Vauxhall parked out front.

(38:18) Crake Castle at midnight.

(40:17) Crake Castle the next morning.
 

Also appeared in:
The Avengers
- 'Too Many Christmas Trees'
The Baron
- 'So Dark the Night'

Films:
Lolita (1962)
Murder at the Gallop (1963)

THEN...

...NOW

Status: Recognisable

Access: Private



"Jeff's Office"

SPRINGFIELD ROAD
HARROW
MIDDLESEX HA1

Identified by:
Andy Hulse

(06:27) Establishing shot of Jeff's Vauxhall Victor parked outside the Randall and Hopkirk offices.

(46m16s) Establishing shot (identical to the first).

Since Filming: The Randall and Hopkirk offices are long gone, demolished to make way for a new development. The grass verge seen in the early 1990s photograph represents the approximate point at which the offices stood. This too has also now gone and Jeff and Marty's offices are now under concrete, following the building in 1996 of a new shopping centre.
 

Also appeared in:
Randall and Hopkirk (Deceased)
- 'My Late Lamented Friend and Partner', 'But What a Sweet Little Room', 'The Trouble with Women', 'Whoever Heard of a Ghost Dying', 'When the Spirit Moves You', 'Never Trust a Ghost' and others

THEN...

...EARLY 1990s...

Status: Demolished

Access: None

...NOW

Status: Demolished

Access: None



"The Buttery"

VILLAGE ROAD
DENHAM
BUCKINGHAMSHIRE UB9

Identified by:
Andrew Pixley, Anthony McKay
and Mike Richardson

(07:30) James McAllister arrives on his motorbike in the village near Crake Castle.
 

Also appeared in:
Saber of London -
'The Killer and The Kid'
Man in a Suitcase -
'All That Glitters'
The Avengers -
'Return of the Cybernauts'
The Champions -
'Project Zero'
Department S -
'The Man From 'X''
The Persuaders! -
'Greensleeves', 'Take Seven' and 'The Time and the Place'
Hammer House of Mystery and Suspense -
'The Sweet Scent of Death'

THEN...

...NOW

Status: Recognisable

Access: Public

(07:37) McAllister pulls up outside The Buttery, Mrs Pleasance's tearooms.

THEN...

...NOW

Status: Recognisable

Access: Public

(07:38) ...and the sign above the door tells us what we can enjoy within.

THEN...

...NOW

Status: Recognisable

Access: Public

(07:46) McAllister dismounts from his motorbike outside The Buttery.

Later in the episode, the Wentworths' manservant, Jean-Claude arrives at The Buttery to meet Jeff, who has stopped off there.

THEN...

...NOW

Status: Recognisable

Access: Public

(18:10) Establishing shot of the village street, complete with donkey and cart!

THEN...

...NOW

Status: Recognisable

Access: Public

(18:18) The camera pans from the establishing shot of the village street to Mrs Pleasance's tearooms.

(24:45) Jean-Claude visits The Buttery and notes Jeff's Vauxhall parked outside.

THEN...

...NOW

Status: Recognisable

Access: Public



"Road near Crake Castle"

UNKNOWN ROAD (3a)

(09:19) Jeff and Marty in the Vauxhall Victor en-route to the Crake Castle to meet with James McAllister.

THEN...

...NOW

Status: Unidentified

Access: Public



"Laura Slade's Cottage"

THATCHED COTTAGE
SLADE OAK LANE
DENHAM
BUCKINGHAMSHIRE UB9

Identified by:
Anthony McKay

(12:43) Larry Wentworth drives up to and parks in the drive of his mistress Laura Slade's cottage. Jeff has followed him on surveillance and slowly pulls into the drive a little way behind him.

THEN...

...NOW

Status: Recognisable

Access: Private

(31:15) Establishing shot of Laura Slade's cottage. Jeff visits Laura Slade after the death of her lover Larry Wentworth.

THEN...

...NOW

Status: Recognisable

Access: Private



"The Duke of Cumberland"

CHURCH LANE &
STONY LANE
LATIMER
BUCKINGHAMSHIRE HP5

Identified by:
Anthony McKay, Sam Denham
and Annette Hill

(20:38) Establishing panning shot of the village awhere Jeff is staying at The Duke of Cumberland.

Since Filming: The building doubling as The Duke of Cumberland was actually the village post office, now converted to residential use.
 

Also appeared in:
Randall and Hopkirk (Deceased)
-
'The Man from Nowhere'
Department S
- 'The Pied Piper of Hambledown', 'Who Plays the Dummy?'

THEN...

...NOW

Status: Recognisable

Access: Public (Private House)

(20:48) The camera pan holds on the pub, The Duke of Cumberland.

THEN...

...NOW

Status: Recognisable

Access: Public (Private House)

(20:49) Establishing shot of The Duke of Cumberland pub. The camera zooms in on the pub sign.

(37:51) Establishing shot of The Duke of Cumberland pub sign.

THEN...

...NOW

Status: Recognisable

Access: Public (Private House)



"The Police Station"

THE PYGHTLE
OFF VILLAGE ROAD
DENHAM
BUCKINGHAMSHIRE UB9

Identified by:
Andrew Pixley and Anthony McKay

(41:47) Kim Wentworth and Jean-Claude arrive outside the Police Station in her chauffeur-driven Bentley.

THEN...

...NOW

Status: Recognisable

Access: Public (Private House)

(42:37) The Police Sergeant runs out of the station, chasing after the piece of paperwork that Marty has blown away.

THEN...

...NOW

Status: Recognisable

Access: Public (Private House)

(42:44) The piece of paper is retrieved by the vicar's niece while she is walking her dog. She hands the sheet back to the grateful policeman.

THEN...

...NOW

Status: Recognisable

Access: Public (Private House)

(42:48) The Police Sergeant makes his way back to the station, where the coroner's inquest into the death of Larry Wentworth is underway.

THEN...

...NOW

Status: Recognisable

Access: Public (Private Houses)

(43:05) The vicar's niece returns to walking her dog.

THEN...

...NOW

Status: Recognisable

Access: Public (Private House)

(43:09) The girl's dog appears distracted and pulls against the lead.

THEN...

...NOW

Status: Recognisable

Access: Public (Private House)

(43:18) It's Marty, who is attempting to spook the girl's dog, in the hope that he can make it lead her to Jeff, whereupon the girl can release him.

THEN...

...NOW

Status: Recognisable

Access: Public (Private House)

(43:24) The girl looks up the village street, but cannot see what is causing her pet such aggravation.

THEN...

...NOW

Status: Recognisable

Access: Public (Private Houses)

(43:34) She picks up the dog and strolls off around the corner. Marty will have to think of something else...

THEN...

...NOW

Status: Recognisable

Access: Public (Private Houses)

   

Certain information reprinted with permission from the excellent A Guide to Avengerland website.
Our grateful thanks to Anthony McKay for his kind co-operation and many years work in location hunting.

We are also indebted to the researches of Vanessa Bergman and members of RAHDAS,
the former Randall and Hopkirk Appreciation Society.

Section compiled by: John Holburn, Anthony McKay, Alan Hayes and Vince Cox
Modern photos:
Vince Cox and John Holburn
'Also appeared in' and certain location information:
Anthony McKay

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