The Biltmore Estate & Downton Abbey
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The Masterpiece series Downton Abbey has become the most popular television series in public broadcasting history. This popularity has led to an interest in the time period & now visitors to the Biltmore home can't help but compare the fictional Downton to the history of the Vanderbilt family. Heather Burgiss takes us to Asheville for a look at the uncanny similarities between fiction & realty.