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Latitude: 52.6654 / 52°39'55"N
Longitude: 0.1608 / 0°9'38"E
OS Eastings: 546219
OS Northings: 309707
OS Grid: TF462097
Mapcode National: GBR L1Q.ZBY
Mapcode Global: WHJPH.F8SH
Entry Name: 35 Market Place
Listing Date: 10 February 1969
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1331642
English Heritage Legacy ID: 48300
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.
The following previous listing date shall be added.
Page 45 Item number 6/102 10.2.69
WISBECH MARKET PLACE
6/102 No. 35
(Formerly listed as George Inn)
Shop, formerly George Inn dating from c.1500. Original building timber-framed and
jettied to street with brick vaulted undercroft or semi-
basement. Red, plain tile roof, and street elevation of
rendered timber-frame with applied timber-decoration c.1936.
Two storeys. Three facade gables; two bay windows of six lights
with transomes flank central two-light casement window at first
floor. Three similar ground floor windows of five lights.
Entrance approached by steps, recessed, to right of centre.
Rear elevation shows exposed timber-frame and carved pilaster
details to original openings. First floor rebuilt above jetty
but intact in side elevation. Interior has very fine moulded
ceiling beams to ground floor rooms, and an original window with
rubbed brick jambs and hollow-chamfer mullion to undercroft.
P.H. Peckover, photographic collection, 1931, W. & F. Mus.
Gardiner, History of Wisbech, p.26, p.42, 1898.
A.A. Oldham, Inns and Taverns of Wisbech, W. Ref. Lib., 1950.
VCH Cambs, p.242.
Listing NGR: TF4621909707
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