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Royal Oak Hotel

A Grade II Listed Building in Wigan Central, Wigan

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.5501 / 53°33'0"N

Longitude: -2.6283 / 2°37'42"W

OS Eastings: 358465

OS Northings: 406128

OS Grid: SD584061

Mapcode National: GBR BW2D.R3

Mapcode Global: WH97Y.L1M6

Entry Name: Royal Oak Hotel

Listing Date: 11 July 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1384518

English Heritage Legacy ID: 484952

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 St George

Church of England Diocese: Liverpool

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Listing Text


WIGAN

SD5806SW STANDISHGATE
24-1/6/68 (East side)
11/07/83 Nos.111 AND 113
Royal Oak Hotel

GV II

Public house. Probably mid to later C18, with early extension
to left; enlarged and altered. Painted scored stucco, probably
on brick, with painted sandstone plinth and dressings, slate
roof and brick chimneys. Rectangular double-depth plan, plus
various C20 back extensions. 3 storeys and 5 windows (grouped
1:2:2), symmetrical except for the 1st bay; with moulded
plinth to right of doorway and chamfered plinth to left;
rusticated quoins to right-hand corner and cement quoining to
left corner. The doorway, between the 2 pairs of windows, has
a doorcase with Tuscan semi-columns carrying a C20 wooden
pediment with modillions. All the windows are 12-pane sashes,
those at 2nd floor shorter and square-paned, and all have
raised sills and unusual divided triple keystones (one in the
centre and one at each corner). Large ridge chimney offset
left (at junction with 1st bay), gable chimney to right.
Rear and INTERIOR altered.


Listing NGR: SD5846506128

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

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