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36 and 38, Market Place

A Grade II Listed Building in Wigan Central, Wigan

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.5465 / 53°32'47"N

Longitude: -2.6317 / 2°37'54"W

OS Eastings: 358238

OS Northings: 405728

OS Grid: SD582057

Mapcode National: GBR BW2F.1D

Mapcode Global: WH97Y.K400

Entry Name: 36 and 38, Market Place

Listing Date: 11 July 1983

Last Amended: 8 December 1999

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1384490

English Heritage Legacy ID: 484924

Location: Wigan, WN1

County: Wigan

Electoral Ward/Division: Wigan Central

Built-Up Area: Wigan

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester

Church of England Parish: Wigan All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Liverpool

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Listing Text


WIGAN

SD5805NW MARKET PLACE
24-1/7/38 (North side)
11/07/83 Nos.36 AND 38
(Formerly Listed as:
MARKET PLACE
Nos.26-38 (Even))

GV II

Two shops with offices over. Dated 1906 on gable
jetty-bressumer; by Heaton, Ralph and Heaton. Red brick in
English garden wall bond with sandstone dressings and some
timber-framing, red tiled roof. Rectangular plan at
right-angles to street. C16 vernacular style.
3 storeys and 2 bays. The ground floor has two C20 shop
fronts. The 1st floor has large rectangular windows of 2 and 3
lights, and a concave frieze with pseudo triple keystones over
the windows. The 2nd floor has slightly-jettied ornamental
timber framing including shallow canted 8-light oriels with
leaded glazing, gables with brattished jetty-bressumers
lettered "1906" and oversailing bargeboarded verges with
finials. INTERIOR not inspected.
Forms group with No.34 (qv) adjoining to the left, and Nos 26
to 32 (qv) adjoining that, being a continuation of the same
scheme.

Listing NGR: SD5823805728

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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