Have you ever watched a movie and thought: “Wow, I wonder if that place really exists.” Well, wonder no more. We’ve found six amazing, and very real properties that were featured in famous movies. From Harry Potter to Sex and the City, here’s all you need to know about these famous movie homes.
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone
Potterheads have something to rejoice about as they have the chance to visit the house where the exterior shots for the first Harry Potter movie were filmed. The famous home is located in Bracknell, England and was put on the market back in 2016. According to the owner, people from all over the world come and have their picture taken, so don’t be afraid to plan a trip when you can!
Lovers of the famous period drama have a chance to view the primary filming location for the show and get a peek into what it’s like to be Lady Grantham. Certain parts of Highclere Castle are open to members of the public and they offer tours for curious viewers. You can even use it as your wedding venue! Check out their website here.
Fresh Prince of Bel-Air
In 2020, fans of the beloved 90’s sitcom had the opportunity to live out their sitcom dreams by staying in the “Freshest Los Angeles Mansion Around” after it was listed on Airbnb. While fans may not have the opportunity to do that anymore, you can still view the home’s exterior, located in the iconic Los Angeles neighbourhood of Brentwood. However, you can still view the listing here.
Is there any home more iconic than the gorgeous yet mysterious home of the Cullens? The property, which is located in Portland, Oregon, is nestled amongst the forest trees and creates the illusion that the property is floating among the trees. If you ever find yourself in this part of the woods, Twihards have the chance to stop by and take a few pics of this property, although you will only be able to see the residence from the street.
Sex and the City
Located on Perry Street in New York City, Carrie Bradshaw’s iconic apartment is a must-see for diehard Sex and the City fans. Basically, the fifth character in the series, Bradshaw’s fictional apartment, attracts countless visitors a year and is even listed on Google as a landmark.
If you’re a fan of the mischievous and classic Christmas movie, Home Alone, you’re in luck. The property, which is located in Winnetka, Illinois, went on the market back in 2011 and gave the fans of this movie a sneak peek into what the home really looks like on the inside.