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Sutherland House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Southwold, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.3274 / 52°19'38"N

Longitude: 1.6774 / 1°40'38"E

OS Eastings: 650667

OS Northings: 276289

OS Grid: TM506762

Mapcode National: GBR YX3.4WR

Mapcode Global: VHM76.1R3P

Plus Code: 9F438MGG+XW

Entry Name: Sutherland House

Listing Date: 21 April 1949

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1384369

English Heritage Legacy ID: 484803

Location: Southwold, East Suffolk, Suffolk, IP18

County: Suffolk

District: East Suffolk

Civil Parish: Southwold

Built-Up Area: Southwold

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Southwold St Edmund, King and Martyr

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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588-1/7/56 (North East side)
21/04/49 No.56
Sutherland House


House, now restaurant. Mid C15; remodelled in brick in early
C19. Timber frame encased in rendered and colourwashed brick;
black-glazed pantile roof with rebuilt central ridge stack.
EXTERIOR: 2-storey 3-window front. Ground floor with two
6-panelled doors within plain doorcases with consoles beneath
flat hoods: door to right is half-glazed. Two 6/6 unhorned
sashes to left of ground floor, in flush frames, and two
similar sashes immediately above. Right bay of elevation with
one unhorned tripartite sash to each floor with glazing bars
arranged: 2/2, 6/6, 2/2.
INTERIOR: not inspected but known to contain the following.
Early C16 mullioned windows recovered during restoration of
1960s. One ground and one first-floor room with plaster
cornice of grape and vine motifs. Plaster ceilings have
variety of motifs: fleur-de-lys, sea-horses, roses and Greek
honeysuckle ornament. These ceilings probably of 1672,
inserted for stay of Duke of York (later James II) who was
Admiral of the Fleet at time of battle of Sole Bay.
(Bottomley A & Hutchinson J: Discovering Southwold: Southwold:
1988-: 25; Jenkins AB: A Hundred Years of Southwold in
Photographs: Southwold: 1983-: 18; Previous listing
description: London: 1971-: 21).

Listing NGR: TM5066776289

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