Upton recreates bank that beat the Blitz

A 1940s desk feature in Uptons Country House Bank transformation

A 1940s desk feature in Uptons Country House Bank transformation

Visitors to Upton House, can discover what life was like when the mansion was a wartime bank.  Driven by the need to protect bank staff and key assets from the worst of the London air raids, the Bearsteds moved out and 22 bank staff took over the elegant house.

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