Series 3 Episode 5 - Dreamhouse

Filming Locations

ARTHUR MEETS BERYL - THEN & NOW - Pictures by jno
CLAPHAM COMMON SOUTH SIDE, NR THE AVENUE, SW4 9DE

Location found by: Lara G

The opening scenes of this episode are here. At 29m16s, Arthur meets Beryl here again to ask her for a £3000 loan for the flying pigs.

Arthur meets Beryl in 'Dreamhouse' Arthur meets Beryl in 'Dreamhouse'

Location on Streetmap.co.uk or Google Street View (opens a new window)
Closest Station: Clapham South (Northern Line)


DREAMHOUSE - THEN & NOW - Pictures by jno
OFF THE A332/B383, WINDSOR ROAD/MOUNTS HILL, NR PEANUT ROUNDABOUT,
CRANBOURNE COURT, WOODSIDE, WINKFIELD, BRACKNELL FOREST

Location identifed by: Adrian Mills

The majority of the action takes place at this location.

The Dreamhouse in 'Dreamhouse' The Dreamhouse in 'Dreamhouse'

The very last scene sees Arthur, Terry and Derek Farrow use a ladder to climb over the fence to escape. This is part of the nearby 'peanut roundabout', the road nearest the Dreamhouse.

Jumping the fence in 'Dreamhouse' Jumping the fence in 'Dreamhouse'

Location on Streetmap.co.uk or Google Maps (opens a new window)
Closest Station: Windsor & Eton Central (South West Trains)


SILVER'S OFFICE/RECORD COMPANY - THEN & NOW - Pictures by jno
20 MANCHESTER SQUARE, WESTMINSTER, W1U

Location found by: Graeme A

At 05m50s, Arthur and Terry visit Frankie Farrow's manager Silver at this location. The actual building where filming took place was previously EMI Records, but this has long been replaced. However, out of the window you can clearly see The Wallace Collection building in both shots.

Silver's Office in 'Dreamhouse' Silver's Office in 'Dreamhouse'

Location on Streetmap.co.uk or Google Street View (opens a new window)
Closest Station: Bond Street (Central/Jubilee Line)


TERRY CALLS SILVER - THEN & NOW - Pictures by jno
THE BARLEY MOW PUB, NORTHCROFT ROAD, ENGLEFIELD GREEN, EGHAM, SURREY

Location found by: jno

First seen at 14m39s, Terry is at this location twice during this episode where he calls Farrow's manager Silver. He returns at 34m52s with Derek.

The Barley Mow Pub, Egham in 'Dreamhouse' The Barley Mow Pub, Egham in 'Dreamhouse'

Location on Streetmap.co.uk or Google Street View (opens a new window)
Closest Station: Egham (South West Trains)


ARTHUR FINDS KENNY - THEN & NOW - Pictures by jno
RIGAULT ROAD, FULHAM, SW6

Location found by: jno

At 15m13s, Arthur finds Kenny at this location.

Arthur finds Kenny in 'Dreamhouse' Arthur finds Kenny in 'Dreamhouse'

Location on Streetmap.co.uk or Google Street View (opens a new window)
Closest Station: Putney Bridge (District Line)


KENNY RETURNS THE BMW TO THE CAR LOT - THEN & NOW - Pictures by jno
BURLINGTON ROAD, FULHAM, SW6

Location found by: jno

At 17m03s, Kenny returns the BMW to the car lot and drives along Burlington Road, just moments away from where he meets Arthur.

Kenny returns the BMW in 'Dreamhouse' Kenny returns the BMW in 'Dreamhouse'

Location on Streetmap.co.uk or Google Street View (opens a new window)
Closest Station: Putney Bridge (District Line)


ARTHUR MEETS KENNY & WOODS AT 'BERRYMAN ROAD PLAYGROUND' - THEN & NOW - Pictures by jno
CHILDREN'S PLAYGROUND & PUBLIC TOILETS, NR WINDMILL DRIVE, CLAPHAM COMMON, SW4 9DE

Location found by: Lara G

At 35m39s, Arthur goes with Kenny to meet Woods, who he believes is the owner of the playground area. Both Arthur's and Kenny's cars are parked behind the building shown, with Woods's red Saab parked on Windmill Drive itself. It is only when he remembers his hat does Arthur realise he has been had.

Children's play area in 'Dreamhouse' Children's play area in 'Dreamhouse'

 Location spotter Lara G is actually the little girl in pink playing in the sand pit, just out of shot behind George Cole's right arm.

Children's play area in 'Dreamhouse' Children's play area in 'Dreamhouse'

Location on Streetmap.co.uk or Google Maps (opens a new window)
Closest Station: Clapham South (Northern Line)


Last updated : 29th February 2016 by jno

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