Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1252454

Date first listed: 28-Jan-1991

Statutory Address: 1, MARKET PLACE


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Statutory Address: 1, MARKET PLACE

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

County: Cambridgeshire

District: East Cambridgeshire (District Authority)

Parish: Ely

National Grid Reference: TL 54263 80392


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The folloing building shall be added.



Shops with accommodation above, original use not known. Probably late C13 or C14, extended probably C19. Timber-frame, rendered front, gault brick rear wing. Slate roofs with gabled ends. Brick gable end and axial stacks.

Plan: original short front range, parallel to road, may have been an open hall or had a chamber open to the roof, unheated or with a stack originally (roof not smoke- blackened). Rear wing added or rebuilt probably in C19 but with circa late C17 north end.

2 storeys and attic. 2-window front. C20 shop front with high fascia. C19 4-pane sashes on first floor in moulded architraves. Moulded eaves cornice. Two late C19 or C20 gabled dormers. Long wing at rear with casements and 3 9-pane sashes.

Interior: C19 joinery on first floor. The large splayed scarf wall-plate and studs of the rear wall are visible at rear in roof space. The original unblackened roof structure is intact and comprises large common rafter couples; the pegs on the tops of the collars suggest it was a crown-post roof.

Listing NGR: TL5426380392


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Legacy System number: 435471

Legacy System: LBS

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