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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: 1279141



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: 48342

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WISBECH NORTH BRINK TF 4509 5/144 Nos. 8 and 9 GV II*

Pair of houses. Late C18, originally three storeys. Facade altered early C19 by addition of two matching three storey segmental bay windows, and height increased to four storeys. Bay windows recently rebuilt in brown brick with red brick arches using or replacing original segmental shaped hung sash windows. Slate roof, end stacks. Plain parapet. Four, third floor six-pane hung sash windows in cambered gauged brick arches. Twelve-paned hung sash windows above entrances to east and west at second and third floor levels. Bay windows with tented roofs and moulded wooden cornices. Matching entrances with recessed, four-panelled doors, round-headed fanlights in wooden doorcases with fluted reveals and pilasters. Sun insurance plaque to No. 8. VCH Cambs, p.242. Pevsner, Buildings in England, p.500. Photographs and prints, C18 and C19, W. & F. Mus. Oldham, A.A., Insurance plaques of Wisbech, 1955. W. & F. Mus.

Listing NGR: TF4592509684

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Oldham, A A, Insurance Plaques of Wisbech, (1955)
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)

National Grid Reference: TF 45922 09676


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