Bavent House, Reydon Building, Suffolk Architecture, Hudson Architects

Bavent House, Reydon, Suffolk

Reydon Property, Southwold Building, Suffolk, east England design by Hudson Architects, UK

19 May 2011

Design: Hudson Architects

Bavent House, Reydon Property, Southwold

Photos © James Brittain

Bavent House, Reydon

RIBA Award winner, 19 May 2011

The success of Grand Designs has spawned a new generation of would-be housebuilders who are prepared to fight the planners to create their dream homes in idyllic rural settings. Meanwhile some architects have become interested in a contemporary vernacular that is respectful of a rural tradition yet expressive in its ideas about making a home. This new tradition, without any hint of pastiche, can be proudly passed on to future generations.

Bavent House, Reydon home, Southwold, Suffolk

This home is part of the local vernacular, being a mix of timber and metal cladding expressed through a series of pitched forms that could easily have been modified over time.

House in Reydon

There is an intelligence to this house that is less to do with the ‘grand’ and much more to do with the ‘design’.

Bavent House Reydon Property Home in Reydon

House in Reydon – Building Information

Title: Bavent House
Location: Reydon, northwest of Southwold, Suffolk, south east England
Architect: Hudson Architects
Client: Private
Contractor: Robert Norman Associates

Contract Value: Confidential
Date of completion: Aug 2010
Gross internal area: 290 sqm

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Location: Reydon, Suffolk, England, UK

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