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Gatehouse to Wigan Hall with Attached Boundary Wall

A Grade II Listed Building in Wigan Central, Wigan

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Coordinates

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

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1384502

English Heritage Legacy ID: 484936

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

SD50NE NEW MARKET STREET
24-1/2/52 (North side)
11/07/83 Gatehouse to Wigan Hall with
attached boundary wall

GV II

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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