Warehouse And Granary, Approximately 25 Yards North Of Merchants House

29 Jul 2000
Warehouse And Granary, Approximately 25 Yards North Of Merchants House, Commercial End, Swaffham Bulbeck, East Cambridgeshire, Cambridgeshire, CB5 0ND
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This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

TL 5563 SWAFFHAM BULBECK COMMERCIAL END (West Side) 14/119 Warehouse and Granary, approx 25yds North of Merchants House


Warehouse, early C19. Gault brick, English bond with a low, hipped roof of slate. Two storeys and a cellar. The gable end to the road has a hoist opening to the first floor above a larger doorway to the ground floor. The side wall overlooking the former cobbled yard and drying ground and opposite the counting-house of Thomas Bowyer's premises, has four recessed windows at each floor. (Probably built by Thomas Bowyer and the only commercial building surviving intact which was associated with the inland ports in the village. Part of the dock basin is visible about 10 yards North West of the warehouse).

R.C.H.M. (North East Cambs.), p110, mon (39)

Listing NGR: TL5576663339


This is part of the Series: IOE01/1185 IOE Records taken by Bruce Knight; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England


© Mr Bruce Knight. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

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Photographer: Knight, Bruce

Rights Holder: Knight, Bruce


Brick, Slate, Georgian Canal Warehouse, Victorian Commercial, Warehouse