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The Limes

A Grade II Listed Building in Elm, Wisbech, Cambridgeshire

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Latitude: 52.64 / 52°38'23"N

Longitude: 0.1692 / 0°10'8"E

OS Eastings: 546873

OS Northings: 306899

OS Grid: TF468068

Mapcode National: GBR M3G.FL1

Mapcode Global: WHJPH.KXR0

Plus Code: 9F42J5Q9+XM

Entry Name: The Limes

Listing Date: 23 June 1952

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1331968

English Heritage Legacy ID: 48075

Location: Elm, Fenland, Cambridgeshire, PE14

County: Cambridgeshire

District: Fenland

Civil Parish: Elm

Built-Up Area: Wisbech

Traditional County: Cambridgeshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire

Church of England Parish: Elm All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Ely

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Listing Text

TF 40 SE

(North Side)
The Limes


Houses c.1780. Local brick, mainly red, Flemish bond with rebuilt parapet. Roof of
asbestos tiles. Tumbled end parapets and end stacks. T-plan. Two storeys and attics
with band at eaves height and between storeys. Gauged, red brick arches to range of
five flush frame hung sashes with glazing bars and open boxing. Central doorway with
flat hood on enriched scroll brackets. Panelled door with rectangular fanlight with
Gothick glazing bars. Interior. Original open-string staircase of four flights,
three turned balusters to each tread with a swept and moulded rail. One ground floor
room is lined with original panelling in two heights and has a marble fireplace of
c.1830. Similar panelling to one bedroom, with shouldered surround to overmantle.
VCH (Cambs) Vol.IV, p.180.

Listing NGR: TF4687306899

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