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Border Insurance Advisory Service

A Grade II Listed Building in Wigton, Cumbria

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.8259 / 54°49'33"N

Longitude: -3.1588 / 3°9'31"W

OS Eastings: 325650

OS Northings: 548510

OS Grid: NY256485

Mapcode National: GBR 6DCM.XV

Mapcode Global: WH6Z1.GY1S

Entry Name: Border Insurance Advisory Service

Listing Date: 19 November 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1212934

English Heritage Legacy ID: 72031

Location: Wigton, Allerdale, Cumbria, CA7

County: Cumbria

District: Allerdale

Civil Parish: Wigton

Built-Up Area: Wigton

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Wigton St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

NY 2548 WIGTON KING STREET
(South side) Wigton

14/77 Nos 62-66 (alternate,
including No 1
Market Hill)

G.V. II

4 houses with shops on ground floor. Dated 1793 over side carriage arch.
Pebble-dashed walls with string courses, dentilled cornice and angle pilasters
on moulded plinth. Hipped Welsh slate roof with brick chimney stacks. 3
storeys, 3 bays each, with 2 bays to left rear forming L-shape (No 1 Market
Hill). 9-panel doors under patterned fanlights in open pedimented Tuscan
doorcases up 3 steps. Sash windows in stone surrounds. No 1 Market Hill
(Border Insurance Advisory Service) has porch with C20 door under patterned
fanlight in pilastered surround and console-bracketed cornice. Ground floor
shop window, C20 casements above and upper floor sash windows. Segmental
carriage arch to left has quoined surround and dated keystone.


Listing NGR: NY2565048510

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