Record Details

NHER Number:15776
Type of record:Building
Name:No 12 Market Street


No 12 is a thought to be a combination of two shops, possibly dating as early as 1520. This timber-framed building is jettied, with visible timbering and pargetting on the upper floor, and brick gable walls. Below, there is a good tiled 19th century butchers shop front. At the rear is a wing of 1670.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TG 1095 0150
Map Sheet:TG10SW

Full description

13 February 1980. Visited by E. Rose (NLA).
Jettied, upper floor with visible timbering and pargetting; moulded bressumer. Brick gable walls. Roof in two sections with shallower slope above facade. 16th century. Good tiled 19th century shop front.

1994 revision of listed building description (S1) dates to 1520 with rear wing of 1670. Rear wing has south gable with platband, two blocked oval windows and a three light ovolo moulded casement in the return. Interior has on east side of front ground floor a multiple rollmoulded spine beam and wallplate (= midwall rail?). West side has chamfered spine beam. Expanded principal studs. Arched braces to tiebeams and clasped purlin roof with collars. Winding stair to attic, rear of stack.
Compiled by E. Rose (NLA), 6 June 1994.

Monument Types

  • HOUSE (Medieval to Modern - 1520 AD? to 2050 AD)
  • SHOP (Medieval to Modern - 1520 AD? to 2050 AD)
  • TIMBER FRAMED BUILDING (Medieval to Modern - 1520 AD? to 2050 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status

  • Listed Building

Sources and further reading

---Serial: Pevsner, N. & Wilson, B.. 1989. The Buildings of England. Norfolk 2: North-West and South..
---Photograph: Photograph of No 12 Market Street, Wymondham. Black & white.
---Photograph: Photograph of No 12 Market Street, Wymondham. Black & white.
---Secondary File: Secondary file.
<S1>Scheduling record: English Heritage. List of Buildings of Historical and Architectural Interest.

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