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Latitude: 53.5511 / 53°33'3"N
Longitude: -2.628 / 2°37'40"W
OS Eastings: 358486
OS Northings: 406234
OS Grid: SD584062
Mapcode National: GBR BW2C.TR
Mapcode Global: WH97Y.L0RH
Entry Name: 134, Standishgate
Listing Date: 11 July 1983
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1384520
English Heritage Legacy ID: 484954
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 St Michael and All Angels
Church of England Diocese: Liverpool
24-1/6/70 (West side)
Town house. Dated 1753 on rainwater head; altered. Handmade
red brick in Flemish bond, with sandstone plinth and
dressings, slate roof. Double-depth double-fronted plan.
Georgian. 3 storeys and 3 windows, symmetrical; with a
chamfered plinth up to ground-floor sill level, and a
modillioned cornice. Central round-headed doorway with gauged
brick head, set-in panelled wooden doorcase, panelled door and
fanlight with radiating glazing bars (all this joinery
apparently renewed). Sashed windows of 12 panes at ground
floor and 1st floor, 9 panes at 2nd floor, all with raised
sills and large wedge lintels with keystones. Lead downspout
to left of centre with moulded rainwater head lettered "1753 /
RG". Cut-down chimneys at both gables. Right-hand gable wall
linked to No.136 (qv) by screen wall with archway belonging to
that house. Rear altered.
INTERIOR apparently altered and in poor condition.
Unoccupied at the time of inspection (July 1992). Forms group
with No.136 (qv), and No.138 (qv).
Listing NGR: SD5848606234
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.