Description: Market House
Date Listed: 11 January 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 232769
OS Grid Reference: SP9466385281
OS Grid Coordinates: 494663, 285281
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4573, -0.6083
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BRIGSTOCK CHURCH STREET
SP9485 (East side)
15/48 No.1 (Market House) and No.5
House and shop. Probably mid C17 and C18 remodelled C19. Squared coursed
limestone with slate roof. Oriignally 2-unit plan, then L-shape. 2 storeys.
window range at first floor, of casements, with glazing bars, under wood
lintels. 2 C19 casements at ground floor are also under wood lintels. Central
6-panel door, with glazed toplights, has C19 lattice porch. Bay to right breaks
forward with a lean-to roof and has a C19 shop front at ground floor. Shop
window has glazing bars. Brick stack at end. 2-window range attached at right
angles to rear is probably of C17 origin, remodelled C19, Interior: room to rear
has C18 corner cupboard, salt cupboard and Bible cupboard. C17 staircase with
splat balustrade. Cruck roof structure.
(Alcock N.W., The Council for British Archaeology: Catalogue of Cruck
Listing NGR: SP9466385281
Source: English Heritage
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