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Latitude: 53.5477 / 53°32'51"N
Longitude: -2.6356 / 2°38'8"W
OS Eastings: 357979
OS Northings: 405865
OS Grid: SD579058
Mapcode National: GBR BW1D.5Y
Mapcode Global: WH97Y.H342
Entry Name: Gatehouse to Wigan Hall with Attached Boundary Wall
Listing Date: 11 July 1983
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1384502
English Heritage Legacy ID: 484936
Location: Wigan, WN1
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
SD50NE NEW MARKET STREET
24-1/2/52 (North side)
11/07/83 Gatehouse to Wigan Hall with
attached boundary wall
Gatehouse to Wigan Hall, with attached boundary wall. 1875, by
GE Street. Coursed sandstone rubble at ground floor and
plastered "half-timbering" above, steeply-pitched hipped tiled
roof with cockscomb ridge tiles, and brick chimneys. L-plan
formed by main range parallel to street with rear wing to
left. C13 style.
2 storeys and 4 bays, an asymmetric composition in which the
3rd bay is occupied by a full-height open archway with a
4-centred wooden arch, while to its left the 2nd bay has a
2-centred arched doorway with hood-mould (run out) and a
2-light casement at 1st floor offset left, the 1st bay has
mullioned 3-light windows on each floor and an outshut to the
left, and the 4th bay has a pair of one-light windows at
ground floor. The shallow upper floor has ornamental cusped
bracing. Tall corniced chimney stack with vertical ribbing at
junction of 3rd and 4th bays; similar chimney on rear wing.
Rear has (inter alia) a gabled 2-light dormer over the 3rd
bay, and tile-hung gable to wing.
INTERIOR not inspected.
Listing NGR: SD5797905865
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