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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
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1126659
English Heritage Legacy ID: 48302
Location: Wisbech, Fenland, Cambridgeshire, PE13
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
This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 08/12/2014.
WISBECH MARKET PLACE
6/104 Nos. 38 and 39
(Formerly listed as No Name for this Entry).
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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