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Entrance Gateway to Mesnes Park

A Grade II Listed Building in Wigan Central, Wigan

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Coordinates

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

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: 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

SD5806SW MESNES PARK TERRACE
24-1/6/47 (North side)
Entrance gateway to Mesnes Park

GV II

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
style.

Listing NGR: SD5811306214

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

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