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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
Entry Name: Sutherland House
Listing Date: 21 April 1949
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1384369
English Heritage Legacy ID: 484803
Location: Southwold, East Suffolk, Suffolk, IP18
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
TM5076 HIGH STREET
588-1/7/56 (North East side)
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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