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George Holt

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Shipping Magnate

Sudley House is the former family home of the Holt family. George Holt founded the Liverpool shipping line Lamport and Holt and was a pioneer of trade with Brazil. The house, built in the early 1800s, is surrounded by pleasant gardens and parkland. Sudley House was bequeathed to the City of Liverpool by Holt's daughter Emma in 1944, together with the family's collection of paintings