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38 and 39 Market Place

A Grade II Listed Building in Wisbech, Cambridgeshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.6653 / 52°39'54"N

Longitude: 0.1611 / 0°9'39"E

OS Eastings: 546241

OS Northings: 309695

OS Grid: TF462096

Mapcode National: GBR L1Q.ZGV

Mapcode Global: WHJPH.F8XL

Entry Name: 38 and 39 Market Place

Listing Date: 31 October 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1126659

English Heritage Legacy ID: 48302

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
(North Side)
6/104 Nos. 38 and 39

(Formerly listed as No Name for this Entry).

GV II

Early C18 shops, with possibly early C19 facade altered in early
C20. Steeply pitched slate roofs, double gable to street.
Large brick stack to left hand. Rendered brick. Two storeys
with attics, rear wing extends over the Mews with exposed
hollow-chamfered floor beams, resited, and with two brick
arches, one spanning the passage to Hill Street. Facade gables
have shaped bargeboards with wooden finials. Two, four-paned
hung sash attic windows in segmental arches. Two first floor
casement windows originally opening onto a balcony and three,
twelve-paned hung sash windows, two recessed and one flush
framed at first floor. Two modern shops at ground floor.
Included for group value.
VCH Cambs, p.242.
Pevsner, Buildings in England, p.498.


Listing NGR: TF4624109695

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