Upton House and Gardens

Wrap up warm and enjoy the gardens at Upton this Winter

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.

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Things to see and do

Introducing the Made to Measure home

Step inside the made-to-measure home 

Lord Bearsted made Upton his country home in 1927 and set about creating the perfect country residence for his family and growing art collection. Explore the fashionable tastes of the day and learn how to create a home made-to-measure. You can also pre-book house entry here too.

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What's on 

A traditional National Trust cream tea

Afternoon tea talks at Upton House and Gardens 

We have a fabulous selection of afternoon tea talks for you to enjoy this year. Join our host of experts to discover more about the history of Upton House and Gardens.

Upcoming events

February Half Term Activities

Mon 18 Feb 2019
Join our winter walk Half Term Activities! Take a close look to see what secrets of nature you can discover.

Make your own bird feeder

Sat 23 Feb 2019
Join the Warwickshire Wildlife Trust for a bird feeder making session in the courtyard at Upton House and Gardens

Give it a Go - Applique picture making with fabric

Thu 07 Mar 2019
March event sold out - new date added

The Ideas behind Design: Vintage Heal’s Posters Exhibition

Sat 09 Mar 2019
Join us at Upton House this spring to see an exclusive collection of vintage posters from London’s Tottenham Court Road furniture store: Heal’s.

Edge Hill, Shenington and on to Upton a long walk

Mon 11 Mar 2019
Starting out from the church in Tysoe join an experienced guide for a strenuous 8.5 mile walk stopping for a steaming bowl of soup at Upton House and Gardens.

Afternoon Tea Talk - An Intimate Look at Upton’s Art Treasures

Thu 14 Mar 2019
Join house guide Barbara for an intimate look at treasures from Upton’s superb collection. Discover the stories behind the art works and their owner, 2nd Viscount Bearsted.
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Places to stay

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Art and collections

Our collections

Explore the objects and works of art we care for at Upton House and Gardens on the National Trust Collections website