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.

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Things to see and do 

How to create and enjoy the perfect home and garden

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What's on 

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

Afternoon Tea at Iris's

Fri 28 Jul 2017
Treat yourself and a friend to a delicious afternoon tea in our tea room in the house kitchen, where Iris worked as a kitchen maid in the 1930s.

Summertime Jazz Night

Sat 29 Jul 2017
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
This summer we are celebrating in the style of the 1920s, with live music performances on the South Lawn every weekend afternoon in August.

Afternoon Tea Talks - Garden History

Sat 16 Sep 2017
Join us for a delicious cream tea, followed by a fascinating talk by one of our volunteers. Learn more about Upton House's gardens and their creation by female gardener Kitty Lloyd Jones. We have researched the garden from its beginnings...
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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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Supporter Groups in Warwickshire 

Discover supporter groups in and around Warwickshire and get involved in helping the National Trust look after special places

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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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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.

Visitors admire the Christmas tree at Upton House and Gardens, Warwickshire

Christmas tours and meals for groups 

Are you planning a special trip or get-together this Christmas? Why not come to Upton for a meal and more. Christmas themed tours offer something different and are a lovely way to spend time together getting into the festive spirit.

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Venue hire

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