8 AND 9, OLD MARKET

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II*
List Entry Number:
1126590
Date first listed:
10-Feb-1969
Statutory Address:
8 AND 9, OLD MARKET

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Location

Statutory Address:
8 AND 9, OLD MARKET

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County:
Cambridgeshire
District:
Fenland (District Authority)
Parish:
Wisbech
National Grid Reference:
TF 46040 09761

Details

The following previous listing date shall be added.

Page 96 Item number 6/223 10.2.69

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WISBECH OLD MARKET TF 4609 (East Side) 6/223 Nos. 8 and 9 GV II*

Two houses, second half of C18 sharing fine street facade. Early C19 alterations. Local brown brick, slate roofs with end stacks. Four storeys with hipped three storey rear wing and two gabled extensions. Local brown brick with stone and red brick dressings. Six 'bays', two central 'bays' slightly project. Parapet with four inset brick panels and stone copings. Central pediment and cornice of moulded stone with modillions. Stone bands at second and third floors. Six, third floor, recessed six-paned hung sash windows in gauged red brick arches with keystones and stone cills. Inset brick panels below windows. Second floor windows similar with twelve-panes. Stone balcony with cast iron railings supported on cast-iron brackets at first floor with full length casement windows with margin lights. Two matching entrances to left of centre and to right hand; wide half-glazed, panelled doors in plain architraved doorcases with rectangular fanlights. Moulded stone plinth. Interior has plain C19 closed string staircase. NMR (C. Gregory, Wisbech photographic collection), 1982. Pevsner, Buildings in England, p.499. VCH Cambs, p.243. Photoqraphs and prints, C18 and C19, W. & F. Mus.

Listing NGR: TF4629109520

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
48430
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Pevsner, N, The Buildings of England: Cambridgeshire, (1970), 499
Salzman, L F , The Victoria History of the County of Cambridgeshire and the Isle of Ely, (1953), 243

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

End of official listing

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