Upton House and Gardens

In 1927 Lord and Lady Bearsted viewed Upton House with ‘the eye of imagination’ and soon set about creating their made-to-measure country home.

Upton House and Gardens

Things to see and do

Open for viewings

Upton House and Gardens

What's on 

Children balancing on logs

Family adventures at Upton in half-term 

Explore the gardens in a new way this holidays with our new Adventure pack or orienteering trail.

Music and Art in June

People picnicing on the lawn at Upton watching a concert

Summertime Jazz Night - 29 July 

Be entertained by the Swinging Bass Band and maybe even join a short jazz dancing taster class with our 1920s dance teachers. Bring a picnic, treat yourself to a drink from the bar and relax on the grass on a lovely summer evening.

Upcoming events

Upton Adventure Packs

Tue 30 May 2017
11:00-16:00
Entertain the family whilst exploring our outdoor spaces with our new Upton Adventure Packs.

Upton Jazz Club

Sat 03 Jun 2017
19:30-21:30
Enjoy some live music from local talented musicians from Stratford Jazz: Jay Riley and Valerie Vet. Bring your friends and treat yourself to a drink from our bar: what a lovely way to spend your evening.

Art Exhibition with Warwick Open Studio

Sat 17 Jun 2017
11:00-16:00
Come and see an exhibition of unique art work inspired by Upton House's presentation: "Made to Measure Home".

Summertime Jazz Night

Sat 29 Jul 2017
19:00-21:00
Enjoy an evening of jazz music in the open air. Bring a picnic, treat yourself to a drink from the bar and relax on the grass on a lovely summer evening.

Music on the Lawn

Sat 05 Aug 2017
13:00-15:00
This summer we are celebrating in the style of the 1920s, with live music performances on the South Lawn every weekend afternoon in August.
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Eating and shopping

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Get involved

Volunteer talking to visitors

Join the team at Upton 

It’s great to get involved in what we do - it’s fun, interesting and social. Everyone involved helps support our cause. So why not join the team as a volunteer?

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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

People in the gallery

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