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Uncle Pumblechook's House

April 2011

Uncle Pumblechook's House, in Great Expectations, was located in this building. In the novel Pip says that "Uncle Pumblechook's premises, in the High-Street of the market town were of a peppercorny and farinaceous character as the premises of a corn chandler and seedsman should be."

Dickens also used the building as the home of Mr. Sapsea in The Mystery of Edwin Drood.

The building dates from around 1684.

Uncle Pumblechook's House
Uncle Pumblechook's House

Uncle Pumblechook's House
Uncle Pumblechook's House

Uncle Pumblechook's House
Uncle Pumblechook's House