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Upton House

Banbury OX15 6HT, England
+44 1295 670266
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Beautiful gardens

When we arrived we had to collect a time to visit the house. We were standing waiting to go in and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
639AnnaP
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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
via mobile
Pastoral delight!

Spent the day at Upton, a local attraction for me. Two hours walking the beautiful grounds gave me... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
ValleyPixie
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Oxford, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good33%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
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Banbury OX15 6HT, England
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+44 1295 670266
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

When we arrived we had to collect a time to visit the house. We were standing waiting to go in and I asked a Guide a question about the family that had lived there. He implied he didn't want to answer there and then because...More

1  Thank 639AnnaP
Reviewed 1 week ago

Spent the day at Upton, a local attraction for me. Two hours walking the beautiful grounds gave me a huge amount to see in an idyllic setting. The variety of trees, plants, and the interesting terraces make it a delight to stroll around. I took...More

Thank ValleyPixie
Reviewed 1 week ago

Friendly and light hearted guides were very keen to explain and be helpful to questions. Recommend doing both short and longer (full house) tours with intro film first. Nice café although was extremely busy at lunch time so came back later. Wear walking boots with...More

Thank Paul B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Under the umbrella of the National Trust with all the usual very good facilities. Good parking, a wonderful informative greeting by staff at the hut and then onto the house to book onto the taster tour for 1115am. Excellent 20-25 minute tour with a brief...More

Thank 111TWIGAMINHAAFRIKA
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you're into classic 1920's chic and country living, this place is a must. The terraced gardens are interesting, not grand. The reflection pool has seen better days. The house is a museum to Shell art memorabilia and the country living fashion of that time....More

1  Thank machinmad
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We met our dear friends at Upton House and enjoyed half a day exploring the wonders of the house and gardens. The House guides were interesting and were enthusiastic about the rooms they were in. The gardens were well kept and there were plenty of...More

Thank 860sl860
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Impressive house from the outside maybe not so inside. It houses some stunning artworks which are well worth the view. The gardens are lovely and when you see the mirror pool come in to view you should be impressed. The asters are striking full of...More

Thank Denise C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had heard that this venue was not to be missed - but the test was how would they cope with the coach load of seniors I was taking on an organised trip. The answer was that I needn't have worried. The Upton team was...More

2  Thank Maggie P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a large house with many interesting rooms. A joy for gareners but you have to go down hill in some places.

Thank PJH477
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a classic country house. Plenty of grandeur and excellent grounds. If you are in the area I would definitely recommend a visit.

1  Thank Nick C
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louise S
26 August 2015|
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Response from Jennifer B |
Upton is only open on the Friday, the 25th. The house opens at 1pm by timed entry (you can pre-book tickets online) but the gardens, restaurant and shop open at 11am.
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