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Tours >  > Southwest Lincolnshire > Upton Hall

Michael Ford, History Editor

Southwest Lincolnshire Country Houses
by Michael Ford, Country House Editor

Upton Hall
Day 6 - We now went west to Southwell via Upton.

Upton HallUpton Hall is the headquarters of the British Horological Institute. The house was built in 1828 for Thomas Wright, a banker. A small portion of an earlier Elizabethan house is incorporated in what we see today. It has an impressive portico with Ionic columns.

This is a museum displaying many interesting clocks and timepieces.

Upton is a member of the Historic Houses Association and is open from April to October every day, except Saturdays, from 1:30pm - 5pm.

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