Ugbrooke LifeBehind the scenes at Ugbrooke House
For those Agatha Christie fans among you, you may recognise the literary inspiration in the title of this post, a play on the name of Christie's first book, The Mysterious Affair at Styles. What is the relevance, you ask? Well, although Ugbrooke House has been the...read more
This year, we have been fortunate to have over 50 pieces of work from the Embroiderers' Guild on display in the house and The Orangery tea rooms. The exhibition has been celebrating the 300th anniversary of the birth of Lancelot 'Capability' Brown, the renowned...read more
4 friends, 4 charities, 4 walks on 4 islands over 4 days. This weekend, our resident chef Tiina will not be tying up her apron, but instead, lacing up her trainers. She is tackling a four day charity walk across four islands off the west coast of Scotland, on and...read more
Ugbrooke House is the “Site of the Week” for the Capability Brown 300th anniversary festival. Ugbrooke House is the southernmost Landscape that Lancelot ‘Capability’ Brown designed and worked on. We are very proud and lucky to be able to wake up every morning and look...read more
For fans of The Big Bang Theory, this post's title will immediately conjure images of the socially awkward genius that is Dr Sheldon Cooper, sitting on his sofa recording his YouTube series about flags. For those that are yet to discover the smash hit series, I...read more
This July, Ugbrooke House was delighted to welcome the Devon Opera to perform at St Cyprian’s. Devon Opera is the only professional opera company in the south west and Ugbrooke House has been fortunate enough to host them and their intimate, accessible performances...read more
Let us keep in touch with occasional news about forthcoming events at Ugbrooke House and Gardens.