29 Market Place


Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II*

List Entry Number: 1126657

Date first listed: 31-Oct-1983

Statutory Address: 29, MARKET PLACE


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Statutory Address: 29, MARKET PLACE

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 46181 09715


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WISBECH MARKET PLACE TF 4609 (West Side) 6/98 No. 29

(Formerly listed as Oldham Chemists) GV II*

Late C18 shop. Local brown brick; red pantile roof, stack to right hand. Shallow parapet with stone coping. Three storeys, one 'bay'. Two, sixteen-paned recessed hung sash windows in cambered, gauged red brick arches and brick bands between floors. Modern shop at ground floor. Remains of three-bayed vault in semi-basement, mediaeval. Two bays destroyed when shop floor was lowered. One bay intact with moulded ribs springing from stone corbels with finely carved centre boss. Walker and Craddock, History of Wisbech, p.419, print of crypt. VCH Cambs, p.242.

Listing NGR: TF4618109715


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Books and journals
Salzman, L F , The Victoria History of the County of Cambridgeshire and the Isle of Ely, (1953), 242
Walker, N, Craddock, T , The History of Wisbech and the Fens, (1849), 419

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