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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.


List entry Number: 1279135



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: 48340

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WISBECH TF 4509 5/142



Early C18 house originally three storeys with service basement raised to four storeys c.1820-1840. Local brown brick with red brick quoins and window jambs. Slate roof with end stacks. Shallow parapet with stone copings. Four 'bays'. Four, third floor six-paned hung sash widows in red gauged brick arches and stone cills. First and second floor windows similar with twelve-panes. Two segmental bay windows to west of entrance and one twelve-pane window to east. Bands between floors. Wooden Doric doorcase with enriched triangular pediment; eight-panelled door Stone steps with railings to forecourt and entry to basement. Interior has very fine late C18 chimney piece to left hand ground floor room, and two good second floor doorcases; some original doors and panelling. Early C19 staircase with canted and free flying flights rising to attic floor. VCH Cambs, p.242. Pevsner, Buildings in England, p.500. A. Peckover, watercolour, 1827, W. & F. Mus. Photographs and prints, C18 and C19, W. & F. Mus.

Listing NGR: TF4593909678

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Pevsner, N, The Buildings of England: Cambridgeshire, (1970), 500
Salzman, L F , The Victoria History of the County of Cambridgeshire and the Isle of Ely, (1953), 242

National Grid Reference: TF4593909678


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