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Entrance Lodge to Mesnes Park

A Grade II Listed Building in Wigan Central, Wigan

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Latitude: 53.5508 / 53°33'2"N

Longitude: -2.6338 / 2°38'1"W

OS Eastings: 358102

OS Northings: 406207

OS Grid: SD581062

Mapcode National: GBR BW1C.LV

Mapcode Global: WH97Y.J00P

Plus Code: 9C5VH928+8F

Entry Name: Entrance Lodge to Mesnes Park

Listing Date: 8 December 1999

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1384498

English Heritage Legacy ID: 484932

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

Tagged with: Gatehouse

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24-1/6/48 (North side)
Entrance lodge to Mesnes Park


Entrance lodge to park; Probably 1878; enlarged and altered.
Snecked sandstone with some half-timbering (brick at west end
and rear); slate roofs. Irregular plan. Vernacular Revival
style. One-and-a-half and 2 storeys. The lower left portion
next to the gateway has a projecting gabled porch with
recessed side door and wooden balustrading, and a
half-timbered gable; its gable-end (to the street) has a
boarded window and jettied plastered gable with incised floral
motifs. The 2-storey portion (added), set back to the right,
has a doorway and large rectangular bay window at ground
floor, 2 windows above, and a jettied half-timbered gable
above the bay window. Unoccupied and boarded-up at the time of
the inspection.

Listing NGR: SD5810206207

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