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Description: Numbers 7 and 8 and Attached Shop
Date Listed: 23 September 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 232364
OS Grid Reference: SP9602668526
OS Grid Coordinates: 496026, 268526
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3065, -0.5930
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HIGHAM FERRERS MARKET SQUARE
SP9668NW (West side)
18/64 Nos.7 and 8 and attached shop
23/09/50 (Formerly listed as No.7,
Town house, now 3 flats, house and shop. Mid C18. Squared coursed limestone with
ashlar dressings, Colleyweston slate and concrete tile roofs. Double-depth plan.
2 storeys with attic. 8-window range; centre 2 bays have pediment over. Unhorned
sash windows with glazing bars to first floor and ground floor centre 2 bays.
Those at first floor are under a continuous raised band and those at ground
floor have gauged stone heads with keyblocks. 2 bays to ground floor left have
tripartite sash windows with glazing bars, under rendered heads. Panelled door
between left hand bays has moulded plaster surround. Early C20 shop front to 3
bays to far right. Rusticated quoins to corners and flanking centre 2 bays.
Moulded cornice with parapet above, having upturned ends. Flat-topped roof
dormers with horizontal sliding sash windows. Ashlar gable parapets and stone
stacks at ridge and end. Armorial plaque in pediment. Rear elevation has 3
irregular gables. Interior of No.7 has staircase with stick balustrade.
Listing NGR: SP9602668526
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Source: English Heritage
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