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Behind The Scenes of Downton Abbey

Rules for Staff Whilst the staff often had their own quarters in the house (usually in the attic or basement) this did not mean they could treat the place as their home. There were very strict rules which got stricter the lower down the pecking order you were... HOUSE RULES FOR SERVANTS Never let your voice be heard by the ladies and gentlemen of the house. Never begin conversations with the family. Your opinion is not required. Do not use the front door. Use the servants' Do not answer the front door. This is the Butler's role. entrance. Servants found "fraternising" will be dismissed without a Breakages and damage to the house will be deducted from your hearing. wage. Female staff are No gambling, oaths or abusive language. forbidden from smoking.

Behind The Scenes of Downton Abbey

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Inspired by the second Downton Abbey movie, we looked at the reality of life as a domestic servant in a stately home.

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