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It's celebration time 🎉 It's a year ago since we set up Area4 film and event locations, in the middle of the pandemic.
In our first year of trading, we've achieved:
✨ Over £1 million turnover
✨ 68 bookings
✨ 83 locations on our website
✨ 49 Landlords/ Property Partners
✨ 22 Client companies we've worked with
✨ 250,000 bees 🐝

We're especially happy that prop bee hives on location now have turned into a permanent bee colony!

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Atriums and grand entrances frequently feature film and TV productions. We get asked about these locations a lot. We can help find the location you are looking for, so get in touch.
https://www.area4.co.uk/contact/

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Rooftop views on a sunny day. ☀️
Iconic landmarks and city skylines.
Want to know more about our urban rooftops for filming?

https://www.area4.co.uk/contact/

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Attention to detail is so important when managing a shoot, even down to the floor protection. Behind the scenes here showing good protection of our hotel client’s expensive flooring by respectable and trusted film production crew we have worked with before.

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Victorian former school available for filming

165,000 sq ft of building space plus 55 acres of land

This multi-use site has so main features:

✅ the main historic school building
✅ an assembly hall
✅ a large canteen refectory
✅ many classrooms and small study rooms
✅ science laboratories
✅ an art block and studios
✅ a music block built in 2003 with an auditorium
✅ a language block built in the 1990s
✅ conference facilities
✅ a junior school built in 2000
✅ a medical centre
✅ a library
✅ a drama studio converted in 1995
✅ a gymnasium and purpose-built sports hall developed in 1992 with changing rooms
✅ an indoor swimming pool complex built in 2006
✅ extensive living accommodation (former boarding houses) built since the 1990s and extended in 2011
✅ staff houses
✅ a chapel
✅ playing fields
✅ sports pitches
✅ woodlands

Looking for a disused school film location?
Drop us a line!

https://www.area4.co.uk/contact/

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BRUTALIST OFFICE BLOCK OVERLOOKING THE THAMES NEAR LONDON BRIDGE.

Comprising of 36,000 sq ft of offices, shops and ancillary accommodation, including a basement carpark. It includes a covered walkway that connects to a footbridge across Tooley Street, leading into London Bridge Station

Want to book this location, Code 479? 👇

https://www.area4.co.uk/contact/

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We have set build and warehouse space for filming around London

Features:
✅ Industrial Warehouse
✅ Build Space
✅ Offices
✅ Parking
✅ Prop Store
✅ Workshop

Ask us about alternative studio space

https://www.area4.co.uk/contact/

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1900’s former church, now newly refurbished as an opulent boutique hotel in the centre of London. Leather and velvet-lined walls, Doulton terracotta panels, amazing bar and events spaces and decadent hotel suites

Want to book this location, Code 429? 👇

https://www.area4.co.uk/contact/

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ROOFTOP CAR PARK WITH ICONIC LONDON VIEWS.
Large rooftop car park suitable for events. Next to the Shard with great skyline views of iconic London landmarks. Lots of space, easy access for equipment with the floor below as cover for wet weather contingency.

Want to book this London Bridge location, Code 496? 👇

https://www.area4.co.uk/contact/

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WE'VE BEEN SHORTLISTED!! 🎉Area4 started up just over a year ago at the beginning of the pandemic, so it's such an honour to be in the shortlist for Niche or Regional Agency of the Year for the @propertyweek Awards.

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A lovely four bedroom Victorian home, situated close to Twickenham studios and St Margaret’s high street. Large garden, extended kitchen, fully remodelled and available for stills and television shoots.

Get in touch to book this home, code 561

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A lovely four bedroom Victorian home, situated close to Twickenham studios and St Margaret’s high street. Large garden, extended kitchen, fully remodelled and available for stills and television shoots.

Get in touch to book this home, code 561

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11 hours ago
Celebration time 🎉 It’s been 1 year since we set up Area4 film and event locations. Its not been an easy ride but our company has grown from strength to strength. We’re proud to have achieved so much in our first year!
Pretty good going during a pandemic! 🤩

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Celebration time 🎉 It’s been 1 year since we set up Area4 film and event locations. It's not been an easy ride but our company has grown from strength to strength. We’re proud to have achieved so much in our first year!
Pretty good going during a pandemic! 🤩

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4 days ago

Stunning and grand 14th Century Hall that sits within 2,500 acres of a private walled estate.

Classic Georgian facade and some extremely fine Jacobean, Baroque and Victorian interiors, including the breath-taking 58 foot long State Dining Room with its impressive carved oak panelling and majestic gold chandelier.

The estate is enclosed by a 9.5 mile stone wall featuring many follies along its length, including a rather wonderful Octagon and a log cabin The estate includes untouched parkland, pristine lakes, stunning gardens and rolling farmland.

Ask us about this stunning location
www.area4.co.uk/contact/

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5 days ago

The best things in life are free. The verdict may be out on Marble Arch Mound…
But @anthonyjamesstudio light installation was fantastic. An interesting way to spend a few minutes between meetings. #londonshootlocation #locationmanagement #locationforfilming
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6 days ago

Our Locations in Action – “Unforgotten” and Bracknell offices
Commercial offices used as filming location for ITV’s series “Unforgotten”. As a result, we have developed a long-term partnership with the property landlord. Most importantly this has generated repeat revenue.

Want to know more about vacant offices for filming?
www.area4.co.uk/contact/

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1 week ago
Great to be involved in this production at our Greenford and London studios office location.
Stephen

Twenty-two years after ITV’s groundbreaking The Murder of Stephen Lawrence, its creators revisit the tragic true story for new three-part series Stephen.

Starring Sharlene Whyte, Steve Coogan and Hugh Quarshie.

#locationmanagement #tvproduction #locationmanager

Great to be involved in this production at our Greenford and London studios office location.
Stephen

Twenty-two years after ITV’s groundbreaking The Murder of Stephen Lawrence, its creators revisit the tragic true story for new three-part series Stephen.

Starring Sharlene Whyte, Steve Coogan and Hugh Quarshie.

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1 week ago

New 🎥 Location! 🌟 This Victorian Water Tower is available for filming. This historic home is an 82’ tower set in a sunken garden in 1 acre of woodland and lawn.
Considering this secret gem is nestled in the deepest Herts country side, it is only 24 miles from Elstree Studios or 30 minutes fast train from Kings Cross.

See ⬇️ to book, Code 559

www.area4.co.uk/location/hertfordshire-3/

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2 weeks ago

Empty old school, Grade 2 listed available for filming, with period interior styling and interesting features. Some good exterior spaces for parking and period external buildings too.

Looking for a disused school film location?
Drop us a line!

www.area4.co.uk/contact/

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2 weeks ago

Residential Doubles – While a lot of people welcome filming in their homes, this often brings in logistical problems, especially if it is a family’s main residence. We have a number of ancillary buildings across our sites which double as residential homes and are very film friendly.

Get in touch to find out more.
www.area4.co.uk/contact/

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