38 and 39 Market Place


Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1126659

Date first listed: 31-Oct-1983

Statutory Address: 38 AND 39, MARKET PLACE


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Statutory Address: 38 AND 39, 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 46241 09695


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WISBECH MARKET PLACE TF 4609 (North Side) 6/104 Nos. 38 and 39

(Formerly listed as No Name for this Entry).


Early C18 shops, with possibly early C19 facade altered in early C20. Steeply pitched slate roofs, double gable to street. Large brick stack to left hand. Rendered brick. Two storeys with attics, rear wing extends over the Mews with exposed hollow-chamfered floor beams, resited, and with two brick arches, one spanning the passage to Hill Street. Facade gables have shaped bargeboards with wooden finials. Two, four-paned hung sash attic windows in segmental arches. Two first floor casement windows originally opening onto a balcony and three, twelve-paned hung sash windows, two recessed and one flush framed at first floor. Two modern shops at ground floor. Included for group value. VCH Cambs, p.242. Pevsner, Buildings in England, p.498.

Listing NGR: TF4624109695


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Legacy System number: 48302

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Books and journals
Pevsner, N, The Buildings of England: Cambridgeshire, (1970), 498
Salzman, L F , The Victoria History of the County of Cambridgeshire and the Isle of Ely, (1953), 242

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