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12, North Street

A Grade II* Listed Building in Wisbech, Cambridgeshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.6666 / 52°39'59"N

Longitude: 0.1582 / 0°9'29"E

OS Eastings: 546041

OS Northings: 309840

OS Grid: TF460098

Mapcode National: GBR L1Q.YL7

Mapcode Global: WHJPH.D7KK

Entry Name: 12, North Street

Listing Date: 19 November 1976

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1126622

English Heritage Legacy ID: 48416

Location: Wisbech, Fenland, Cambridgeshire, PE13

County: Cambridgeshire

District: Fenland

Civil Parish: Wisbech

Built-Up Area: Wisbech

Traditional County: Cambridgeshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire

Church of England Parish: Wisbech St Peter and St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Ely

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Listing Text

WISBECH NORTH STREET
TF 4609
(North Side)
6/210 No. 12
19.11.76
GV II*

Late C18 house. Local brown brick, slate roof with end stacks.
Stone floor bands, parapet coping and window cills. Three
storeys and basement with side passage to east. Rear wing with
tumbled parapet gable and end stack with stair turret in angle.
Four 'bay' street facade. Four second floor hung sash windows
slightly recessed without glazing bars in cambered gauged brick
arches. Four, larger first floor windows, and three ground
floor windows all similar. Broken pedimented wooden doorcase
with round-headed arch anbd panelled reveals. Blind, patterned
fanlight and six-panelled door. Side passage with small
patterned fanlight. Interior details original. Entrance hall
has half-panelling and dado, panelled doors and cupboards,
geometric open-string staircase approached by wide eliptical
arch. Panelled window and doorcases, panelled doors, and
chimneypiece. Geometric patterned, painted hall floor a rare
survival+.
NMR (C. Gregory, Wisbech photographic collection) 1982.
J. Ayres, The English Home, Shell, 1981, p.44, reference.
+Communication with Mr. I. Bristow.
Photographs and prints, C18 and C19, W. & F. Mus.
Craddock and Walker, History of Wisbech, 1847.


Listing NGR: TF4604109840

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