Deserted for years, an historically significant house is coveted by a number of people: a yuppie couple looking for a country home to restore, a local builder and his estate agent partner looking for development rights, and a conservationist. The owner is anxious to sell, but when a couple of deaths occur in the vicinity (and inside the house), things come to a halt while Inspector Barnaby investigates. Written by
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For the first time in eight years, DCI Tom Barnaby (John Nettles) is not driving a Rover as his personal car. Barnaby's new ride is a Jaguar X-Type. See more
[Repeated later by Barnaby
The hearth is the heart of the house. Curse the hearth and you curse the house.