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Central Market

A Grade II Listed Building in Lincoln, Lincolnshire

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Latitude: 53.228 / 53°13'40"N

Longitude: -0.5392 / 0°32'21"W

OS Eastings: 497613

OS Northings: 371096

OS Grid: SK976710

Mapcode National: GBR FMQ.NHN

Mapcode Global: WHGJ5.P4F6

Plus Code: 9C5X6FH6+58

Entry Name: Central Market

Listing Date: 8 October 1953

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1388825

English Heritage Legacy ID: 486286

Location: Lincoln, Lincolnshire, LN5

County: Lincolnshire

District: Lincoln

Town: Lincoln

Electoral Ward/Division: Park

Built-Up Area: Lincoln

Traditional County: Lincolnshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lincolnshire

Church of England Parish: Lincoln St Mary-le-Wigford

Church of England Diocese: Lincoln

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Listing Text


1941-1/12/395 Central Market


Market hall. 1938, incorporating the front of the former
Butter Market of 1737. By Robert Atkinson. Ashlar and brick,
with steel frame and Roman tile roof with clerestory.
Classical style, matching the Butter Market front.
Moulded plinth, rusticated ground floor, quoins, coped parapet
with baluster panels, and urn finials at the corners. Single
storey and 2 storeys, 12 bays. Projecting north front, 2 bays,
has pediment. 2 round headed doorways with wrought-iron
overthrows. Between them, a datestone, inscribed "John Lobsey,
Mayor, 1737". Above, a Venetian window with pseudo-balustrade
and dentilled cornice. In the pediment, the City arms enriched
with sprays. Beyond, on either side, a blocked doorway with
barred overlight, and 4 blank round headed arches. Beyond
again, corner pavilions with clasping pilasters and blocked
doorways with barred overlights.
(Buildings of England : Lincolnshire: Pevsner N: Lincolnshire:
London: 1989-: 523).

Listing NGR: SK9761371096

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