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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.

Name: No name for this Entry

List entry Number: 1126637

Location

12, NORTH BRINK

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

County District District Type Parish
CambridgeshireFenlandDistrict AuthorityWisbech

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: 48346

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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History

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Details

WISBECH NORTH BRINK TF 4509 5/148 No. 12 GV II*

Early C18 house with early C19 alterations to original symmetrical facade and additions to rear, linked internally to warehouses to east. Local brown brick, reddened, with red brick dressings. Collyweston slate roof half-hipped to east. Stacks to west. Three storeys with service basement and vaults under street. Five 'bays', originally with central entrance moved to west in C19. Panelled parapet with stone copings. Five, second floor, twelve-paned recessed hung sash windows with cambered gauged brick arches and aprons, stone cills and painted reveals. Five first floor full length casement windows and stone balcony with patterned cast iron railings post 1820. Four ground floor windows similar, but larger than second floor. C19 entrance, approached by four stone steps with low wall, with plain lime- stone Doric doorcase and eight-panelled door and rectangular fanlight. Railings and gate to basement forecourt. Interior has one good complete C18 panelled room with original doors, C18 panelled shutters and doors to basement and upper floors, other interior details C19 including staircase. VCH Cambs, p.242. Pevsner, Buildings in England, p.500. Print of North Brink in Peckover House, c.1785. Photographs and prints, C18 and C19, W. & F. Mus.

Listing NGR: TF4588609670

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: TF 45886 09670

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