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Latitude: 52.6638 / 52°39'49"N
Longitude: 0.1604 / 0°9'37"E
OS Eastings: 546199
OS Northings: 309530
OS Grid: TF461095
Mapcode National: GBR L1Q.Z8X
Mapcode Global: WHJPH.F9LQ
Entry Name: 5, The Crescent
Listing Date: 31 October 1983
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1126670
English Heritage Legacy ID: 48227
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
Terrace house built c.1793 in two terraces linked by pair of houses sharing common pedimented facade dated 1808 and the Weslyan Chapel, 1803 built by Joseph Medworth (b.1752, d.1827), as part of the planned circus of the Castle Estate. Local brown brick; slate roof and side stack.
Three storeys and basement; two 'bays'. Stone-coped parapet with painted stone bands at first and second floor. Two second-floor, and two larger first-floor, twelve-paned recessed hung sash windows in cambered gauged red brick arches with stone cills. Two ground-floor windows to right hand of entrance approached by two stone steps. Six-panelled door with patterned glazing bars to fanlight in painted, double recessed round headed, red gauged brick arch. Interior has original, reeded window and door architraves. Rear outshut raised to three storeys; with original canted bay window and tented roof.
NMR (C. Godfrey, Wisbech photographic collection), 1982.
Listing NGR: TF4619909530
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