Basic Site Details

Name: Sudbourne House
Town, district or village: Orford
City or county: Suffolk
Country: England
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Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 2Sudborne House  
Item 2 of 2Sudbourne Hall  

Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 1Country House  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 119061907 Internal remodelling of James Wyatt house, refaced in brick 1872-83


Design and Construction

The following individuals or organisations have carried out design/construction work. Where architects or practices worked together, matching letters appear beside their names in the Partnership Group column.
 NameRolePartnership GroupFromToNotes
Item 1 of 3Arthur John FryersArchitectA1907  
Item 2 of 3Fryers & PenmanArchitectural practiceA1907 Internal remodelling of James Wyatt house, refaced in brick 1872-83
Item 3 of 3Larmont Douglas PenmanArchitectA1907  


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Clark, Kenneth Mackenzie, father of Lord ClarkClark was the man who broke the bank in Monte Carlo. he bought the estate in 1904.


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 5Academy Architecture1907 part 1 p65-67 No external photo (therefore perhaps entire internal remodelling?)
Item 2 of 5Browne, John Kenworthy, Sayer, Michael, Walker, David Burke and Savills Guide to Country Houses Volume III East Angliap264
Item 3 of 5Clarke, Kenneth1974Another Part of the Wood: A Self Portrait London: Book Club Associates/John MurrayPlates between pp36 and 37
Item 4 of 5Roberts, W M Lost Country Houses of Suffolk  p148-153
Item 5 of 5Royal Glasgow Institute of the Fine Arts1907   806

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers Larmont Douglas Penman: L v23 no1830 & F no2681 (box 10)