Top 10 most romantic ‘Downton Abbey’ couples revealed – as voted by you!

Downton Abbey kept us enthralled with the romantic entanglements of its characters for six seasons.

As we wait to find out which couples will still be together in the second Downton Abbey movie, a while back we asked fans to let us know their all-time favourite Downton couple.

When we counted up all the votes, here’s how the results came out…


10. Phyllis Baxter and Joseph Molesley


9. Isobel and Lord Dickie Merton


8. Mary and Henry Talbot


7. Rose and Atticus


6. Edith and Bertie Pelham


5. Mrs. Hughes and Carson



4. Sybil and Tom Branson



3. Cora and Robert



2. Anna and Mr Bates



1. Mary and Matthew



Just missing out on a place in the Top 10 were Mrs Patmore and Albert Mason, Edith and Michael Gregson, Mary and Charles Blake, Violet and Prince Igor Kuragin, and Isobel and Dr Clarkson.

The Downton sequel is set to begin filming later this year, arriving in cinemas in 2022.

Downton Abbey: The Complete Collection box set is available on DVD on Amazon.