Contributed by: The Complete James Bond Movie Encyclopedia by Steven Jay Rubin

It’s featured for the first time in On Her Majesty’s Secret Service, when Bond (GEORGE LAZENBY) arrives to inform M (BERNARD LEE) about Blofeld‘s (TELLY SAVALAS) attempts to trace his bloodline through the London College of Arms. Thanks to director Peter Hunt‘s desire to perfectly capture the mood, spirit, and essence of the original Ian Fleming novel, M’s house is detailed down to the antique naval cannon that sits in the middle of M ‘s driveway, and the appearance of Hammond (JOHN GAY), M’s butler.


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