62-66 King Street / Border Insurance Advisory Service

6 Jul 2002
62-66 King Street, Wigton, Allerdale, Cumbria, CA7 9EY
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Border Insurance Advisory Service, 1 Market Hill, Wigton, Allerdale, Cumbria, CA7 9EY
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This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

NY 2548 WIGTON KING STREET (South side) Wigton

14/77 Nos 62-66 (alternate, including No 1 Market Hill)


4 houses with shops on ground floor. Dated 1793 over side carriage arch.

Pebble-dashed walls with string courses, dentilled cornice and angle pilasters on moulded plinth. Hipped Welsh slate roof with brick chimney stacks. 3 storeys, 3 bays each, with 2 bays to left rear forming L-shape (No 1 Market Hill). 9-panel doors under patterned fanlights in open pedimented Tuscan doorcases up 3 steps. Sash windows in stone surrounds. No 1 Market Hill (Border Insurance Advisory Service) has porch with C20 door under patterned fanlight in pilastered surround and console-bracketed cornice. Ground floor shop window, C20 casements above and upper floor sash windows. Segmental carriage arch to left has quoined surround and dated keystone.

Listing NGR: NY2565048510


This is part of the Series: IOE01/1630 IOE Records taken by Geoff Prestwich; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England


© Mr Geoff Prestwich. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

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Photographer: Prestwich, Geoff

Rights Holder: Prestwich, Geoff


Pebbledash, Welsh Slate, Georgian House, Monument <By Form>, Domestic, Dwelling, Steps, Transport, Pedestrian Transport Site, Shop, Commercial, Date Stone, Commemorative, Commemorative Stone, Commemorative Monument, Commercial Office