DiCamillo Companion

Ashton Court (Long Ashton Court)

  • John Bernard (J.B.) Burke, published under the title of A Visitation of the Seats and Arms of the Noblemen and Gentlemen of Great Britain and Ireland, among other titles: 2.S. Vol. I, p. 206, 1854.

    Country Life: CLI, 1318 plan, 1972.

  • House Listed: Grade I

    Park Listed: Grade II*

  • "The Spanish Princess" (2019 - TV mini series).
  • Past Seat / Home of: J.H. Greville-Upton-Smythe, 19th century; Smythe family here from 1545 until 1959.

    Current Ownership Type: Government

    Primary Current Ownership Use: Mixed Use

    Ownership Details: Since 1959 owned by the City of Bristol; since 2018 operated by Artspace Lifespace as a multi-use arts venue.

  • House Open to Public: Yes

    Phone: 01179-633-438

    Fax: 01179-530-650

    Email: artsmansion@artspacelifespace.com

    Website: https://ashtoncourt.wixsite.com/mansionfriends

    Historic Houses Member: No