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2 and 3 Market Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Wisbech, Cambridgeshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.6648 / 52°39'53"N

Longitude: 0.1608 / 0°9'38"E

OS Eastings: 546226

OS Northings: 309640

OS Grid: TF462096

Mapcode National: GBR L1Q.ZDF

Mapcode Global: WHJPH.F8TZ

Entry Name: 2 and 3 Market Street

Listing Date: 31 October 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1126662

English Heritage Legacy ID: 48311

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 09/12/2014.

WISBECH MARKET STREET
TF 4609
(East Side)
6/113 Nos. 2 and 3

(Formerly listed as No Name for this Entry).

GV II

Shops, early C19. Local brown brick, plain tile mansard roofs.
Two storeys and attics. Four, casement dormer windows. Seven,
twelve-paned recessed hung sash windows with cambered gauged
brick arches and stone cills. No. 2, modern shop at ground
floor; No. 3, late C19 architraved shop windows and glazed door
with rectangular fanlight; house door to right hand,
four-panelled with rectangular fanlight, plain pilasters and
entablature. The buildings in Market Street form an important
link between the Castle Estate and the Market Place. The land
for the street was purchased by Joseph Medworth and the street
appears on his development plan.
G. Annis, A History of Wisbech Castle, pp.18,19, 1977.


Listing NGR: TF4622809646

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