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2 and 3 Market Street

List Entry Summary

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

Name: 2 and 3 Market Street

List entry Number: 1126662



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

County: Cambridgeshire

District: Fenland

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Wisbech

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 31-Oct-1983

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 48311

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This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 09/12/2014.

WISBECH MARKET STREET TF 4609 (East Side) 6/113 Nos. 2 and 3

(Formerly listed as No Name for this Entry).


Shops, early C19. Local brown brick, plain tile mansard roofs. Two storeys and attics. Four, casement dormer windows. Seven, twelve-paned recessed hung sash windows with cambered gauged brick arches and stone cills. No. 2, modern shop at ground floor; No. 3, late C19 architraved shop windows and glazed door with rectangular fanlight; house door to right hand, four-panelled with rectangular fanlight, plain pilasters and entablature. The buildings in Market Street form an important link between the Castle Estate and the Market Place. The land for the street was purchased by Joseph Medworth and the street appears on his development plan. G. Annis, A History of Wisbech Castle, pp.18,19, 1977.

Listing NGR: TF4622809646

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Annis, G, A History of Wisbech Castle, (1977), 18-19

National Grid Reference: TF4622609640


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