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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: DICKEN'S TAVERN

List entry Number: 1228928

Location

DICKEN'S TAVERN, 17, HILL STREET

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: 10-Feb-1969

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 48251

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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History

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Details

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Page 25 Item number 6/54 10.2.69

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WISBECH HILL STREET TF 4609 (North Side) 6/54 No. 17 (Dicken's Tavern) GV II*

Mid C18 house. Local brown brick; slate roof with end stacks. Parapet with stone coping, painted stone band at second floor and rusticated quoins. Gauged red brick arches to all windows with stone cills. Brick plinth. Three storeys. Five, nine- paned, recessed hung sash windows, and five, first floor, and four, ground floor, twelve-paned hung sash windows. Central entrance with painted, moulded stone doorcase with pulvinated frieze and cornice. Six-panelled door. Interior has good early C19 staircase and ceiling to right hand room of plastered cross- beams enriched by flower bosses, also C19. Pevsner, Buildings of England, p.498. VCH Cambs, p.243.

Listing NGR: TF4619509787

Selected Sources

  1. Book  Reference - Author: Salzman, L F - Title: The Victoria History of the County of Cambridgeshire and the Isle of Ely - Date: 1953 - Volume: 4 - Page References: 243
  2. Book  Reference - Author: Pevsner, N - Title: The Buildings of England: Cambridgeshire - Date: 1970 - Page References: 498

National Grid Reference: TF 46195 09787

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