Audley End, Essex

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RIBApix ref no RIBA9175
Artist/PhotographerCox, Bernard Hugh (1907?-1986)
CountryUK: England
CityAudley End
Subject Date1609
Image Date1960
ViewExterior
StyleJacobean
Medium35mm Transparency
Library ReferenceGB 950
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit Bernard Cox / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: Occupying the site of the 12th century Walden Abbey, granted to Sir Thomas Audley in 1538, this is the largest of the Jacobean 'prodigy' houses. It was built by Thomas, Earl of Suffolk and King James I's Lord Chamberlain from c.1605 to c.1614.

Subject tags

Gardens, country houses