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Giant's Hall Farmhouse

A Grade II* Listed Building in Shevington with Lower Ground, Wigan

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.5647 / 53°33'52"N

Longitude: -2.6555 / 2°39'19"W

OS Eastings: 356682

OS Northings: 407761

OS Grid: SD566077

Mapcode National: GBR 9WW6.WW

Mapcode Global: WH97R.5NRM

Entry Name: Giant's Hall Farmhouse

Listing Date: 9 August 1966

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1287164

English Heritage Legacy ID: 403076

Location: Wigan, WN6

County: Wigan

Electoral Ward/Division: Shevington with Lower Ground

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester

Church of England Parish: Standish St Wilfrid

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Listing Text

STANDISH-WITH-LANGTREE STANDISH WOOD LANE
SD 50 NE
(west side)
5/128 Giant's Hall
9.8.66 Farmhouse
- II*
Farmhouse. Datestone reads: "WLP/1675", with almost
contemporary extension. Dressed stone with reconstituted
stone roof. 2 storeys. 3 bays, the 1st lower, an extension,
the 3rd bay breaks forward under gable. Base and quoins.
Double-chamfered-mullioned windows have label moulds; ground
floor has 2:5:4-light windows; 1st floor has 2:6:4-light
windows. 3rd bay has 3-light attic window to 3rd bay. 2
brick gable-end stacks and right return lateral stack. Rear
has mullioned windows and C20 lean-to projection to end bay.
Interior has timber-framed partition walls. Large fireplace
has ovolo moulded bressumer on timber posts right side open
to recess with window. Original stair door now blocked. 3rd
bay has angle fireplaces, one 1st floor Tudor-headed stone
fireplace, others probably exist; ovolo moulded beams. 6-
panel door with butterfly hinges at foot of stair.
Extension has large fireplace with bressumer and chamfered
beams with stepped stops.


Listing NGR: SD5668207761

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