History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

27 and 28 Market Place

A Grade II Listed Building in Wisbech, Cambridgeshire

More Photos »
Approximate Location Map
Large Map »


Latitude: 52.6654 / 52°39'55"N

Longitude: 0.1599 / 0°9'35"E

OS Eastings: 546161

OS Northings: 309710

OS Grid: TF461097

Mapcode National: GBR L1Q.Z35

Mapcode Global: WHJPH.F8CG

Entry Name: 27 and 28 Market Place

Listing Date: 31 October 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1331641

English Heritage Legacy ID: 48294

Location: Wisbech, Fenland, Cambridgeshire, PE13

County: Cambridgeshire

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

Find accommodation in

Listing Text

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 08/12/2014.

TF 4609
(West Side)
6/97 Nos. 27 and 28

(Formerly listed as No Name for this Entry)


Early C18 pair of shops. Local brown brick with red brick
dressings. Three storeys. Panelled brick parapet with stone
coping, moulded cornice and brick bands between floors. Seven
'bays'. Flush framed hung sash windows in segmental, red gauged
brick arches with red brick jambs, second floor windows smaller
than first floor. No. 27 without glazing bars, No. 28 glazing
bars complete to twelve-paned windows. Two modern shops at
ground floor.
Sam Smith (b.1802, d.1892) photographic collection, 1887,
W. & F. Mus.
Pevsner, Buildings of England, p498.

Listing NGR: TF4616109710

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.