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Entrance Gateway to Mesnes Park

A Grade II Listed Building in Wigan Central, Wigan

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Latitude: 53.5509 / 53°33'3"N

Longitude: -2.6337 / 2°38'1"W

OS Eastings: 358113

OS Northings: 406214

OS Grid: SD581062

Mapcode National: GBR BW1C.MV

Mapcode Global: WH97Y.J02N

Plus Code: 9C5VH928+9G

Entry Name: Entrance Gateway to Mesnes Park

Listing Date: 8 December 1999

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1384497

English Heritage Legacy ID: 484931

Location: Mesnes Park, Wigan, WN1

County: Wigan

Electoral Ward/Division: Wigan Central

Parish: Non Civil Parish

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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24-1/6/47 (North side)
Entrance gateway to Mesnes Park


Gate piers and gates forming entrance to park. Dated 1878.
Sandstone ashlar gate piers, cast-iron gates. Square piers,
the inner pair banded and with pulvinated friezes, moulded
cornices and large ball finials, the outer piers plain with
moulded cornices and blocking courses. Double gates to the
centre, with twisted dogbars and elaborate openwork with
Jacobean motifs, and in the centre of each a roundel with
Wigan shield and date 1878; pedestrian side gates in similar

Listing NGR: SD5811306214

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