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29 Market Place

A Grade II* Listed Building in Wisbech, Cambridgeshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.6654 / 52°39'55"N

Longitude: 0.1602 / 0°9'36"E

OS Eastings: 546181

OS Northings: 309715

OS Grid: TF461097

Mapcode National: GBR L1Q.Z5R

Mapcode Global: WHJPH.F8JF

Entry Name: 29 Market Place

Listing Date: 31 October 1983

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1126657

English Heritage Legacy ID: 48296

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

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 08/12/2014.

WISBECH MARKET PLACE
TF 4609
(West Side)
6/98 No. 29

(Formerly listed as Oldham Chemists)

GV II*

Late C18 shop. Local brown brick; red pantile roof, stack to
right hand. Shallow parapet with stone coping. Three storeys,
one 'bay'. Two, sixteen-paned recessed hung sash windows in
cambered, gauged red brick arches and brick bands between
floors. Modern shop at ground floor. Remains of three-bayed
vault in semi-basement, mediaeval. Two bays destroyed when shop
floor was lowered. One bay intact with moulded ribs springing
from stone corbels with finely carved centre boss.
Walker and Craddock, History of Wisbech, p.419, print of crypt.
VCH Cambs, p.242.


Listing NGR: TF4618109715

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