Est 1976. Registered Charity No. 272450
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Upton House & Country Park
About the House & Park
What’s On at Upton Country Park
Scheduled House Tours
The History of Upton House
The Families of Upton House
Web Design & Maintenance
How to Get Here -
by car, on foot, bike and bus
The Friends of Upton Country Park
About the Friends
History & Achievements
Walled Garden projects
Education Centre project
Visit the Upton Country Park website
Plant Centre now closed for winter
Download the latest (2017) Upton Country Park map - pdf, 2.5Mb
Upton House and Country Park is set in a beautiful rural location approximately three
miles northwest of Poole Town Centre.
Close to all major transport links
Bournemouth Int Airport - 11 miles / 18 km
Hamworthy Rail Station - 1.1 miles / 1.7km
Poole Rail Station - 3 miles / 4.8 km
Poole Bus Station - 3 miles / 4.8 km
Getting here by car
Find us south of the A35; just follow the brown road signs to Upton Country Park.
Postcode: BH17 7BJ
Car Parking charges apply, please see www.uptoncountrypark.com/tickets for details
Cycling / Walking
There is an off-route cycle route from Poole Railway Station via Holes Bay, which
should take 15-20 minutes to ride.
To walk the cycle route would take about 50 minutes.
Upton Country Park is included on the Poole Heritage Cycle Route - a circular 7.5
mile / 12km route between the Park and Town Centre; please visit the Walk & Cycle
Dorset website for more details.
We are also on the Castleman Trailway; click the map below to view the trailway (pdf,
Further details about the Castleman Trailway can be found at www.dorsetforyou.com/castlemantrailway.
Morebus service Nos 8 & 9 stop at both the main Park entrance (just a few minutes
walk to the House) and Blandford Road entrance - timetables at morebus.co.uk
First Group operate a No X54 service between Weymouth and Poole that stops at Upton
Crossroads (Dorchester Road) - timetable at firstgroup.com
Morebus service No 10 and the Purbeck Breezer Route 40 also stop at Upton Crossroads.