Upton House and Gardens

Important notice -

There is currently limited access to the house as we transform to 'A Made to Measure Home'. The Mirror Pool is undergoing extensive conservation work. Therefore there is limited access around the winter walk. Sorry for any inconvenience.

The home of Lord and Lady Bearsted, made-to-measure for the life of a 20th century millionaire

Upton House and Gardens

Things to see and do

The Long Gallery created from three smaller rooms at Upton House, Warwickshire

Visits during March 2017

As we begin to transform the house, taking it back to how it looked the day Lord Bearsted bought the house 90 years ago, visitors will have a unique opportunity to see behind the scenes and hear about the discoveries our research has brought to light along the way.

Sketch by artists of terrace are with tree and shrubs

Upton’s next transformation launches in March 2017 

Visitors to Upton House & Gardens from 25 March 2017 will see the new transformation as we mark the date the house was bought by 2nd Viscount Bearsted, in March 1927.

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What's on 

Room with desk and drawing board

‘Made to Measure Home’ opening weekend 24-26 March 

Visitors on the opening weekend, 24-26 March, will be first to follow the new tour and see how the Bearsteds re-designed Upton to create the perfect country house. The opening weekend marks ninety years to the day that the family bought Upton.

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Upcoming events

Upton House Open for Viewing!

Sat 25 Mar 2017
11:00-16:00
Upton house is up for sale in 1927, and you are invited to come and inspect the goods! Be the first to see our brand new presentation and see how our whole property has been transformed back to the 1920s.

Mothers' Day Afternoon Tea

Sun 26 Mar 2017
14:00-15:00
Treat your mother to a delicious afternoon tea in our vintage kitchen.

Upton Explorer Trail

Sat 08 Apr 2017
11:00-15:00
Start our own adventure following our orienteering style trail around the gardens. Find the posts and guess the clues.

Upton Jazz Club

Sat 08 Apr 2017
19:30-21:30
Enjoy some live music from local talented musician Sheila Waterfield. Bring your friends and treat yourself to a drink from our bar: what a lovely way to spend your evening.

Cadbury Egg Hunt

Fri 14 Apr 2017
11:00-16:00
Join us for an Easter trail around the grounds of Upton House. Do some exploring, answer our clues and don't forget to collect your Cadbury chocolate prize!

Give it a Go Art Workshop

Sat 29 Apr 2017
10:00-12:00
Join our talented local artist and give it a go!
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Eating and shopping

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Get involved

Share your smile

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Our work

Mary Berry standong on grass holding bunting outside Upton house

Upton House breaks a Guinness World Record 

Upton house are officially the world record holder for the longest line of knitted bunting. So many people came together to achieve this tremendous feat, more than doubling the world record with their knitting, threading and sewing skills.

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Groups

Room with desk and drawing board

Group visits from April 2017 

We have a new range of visits for groups to tie in with our Made to Measure Home presentation. There is a new room in the house for groups to have refreshments, new tours and a dedicated host to help your visit run smoothly.

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Venue hire

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History