Calne News 1

POPULAR BBC TV programme Escape to the Country have been filming in Bromham near Calne this morning with local estate agents Appleby and Townend.

escape countryEscape to the Country features TV stars Alistair Appleton, Nicki Chapman, Jonnie Irwin and Jules Hudson. The show helps house hunters wishing to swap the hustle and bustle of city life for a home in the country.

This morning, presenter Alistair Appleton has been showing a couple the village of Bromham and a beautiful two bedroom period cottage, currently being marketed by Appleby & Townend Estate Agents at £220,000.

Mark Townend, director at Appleby and Townend Estate Agents, was chosen to be featured talking about the property.

He told us: "It was great fun to see behind the scenes of Escape to the Country and it was a privilege to be able to show them a lovely cottage in Bromham.

"It was nice to chat with Alistair about the local market and to be able to enthuse about what a fantastic area this is to live in. I’m hopeful that the lady who wants to escape to the country will offer, although it’s the first property she’s seen and I’ve no doubt Escape to the Country will have other great properties to show her locally."