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4-14, the Wiend

A Grade II Listed Building in Wigan Central, Wigan

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.546 / 53°32'45"N

Longitude: -2.6312 / 2°37'52"W

OS Eastings: 358270

OS Northings: 405673

OS Grid: SD582056

Mapcode National: GBR BW2F.4K

Mapcode Global: WH97Y.K47C

Entry Name: 4-14, the Wiend

Listing Date: 24 November 1997

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1384536

English Heritage Legacy ID: 484971

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

SD5805NW THE WIEND
24-1/7/87 (North East side)
24/11/97 Nos.4-14 (Even)

GV II

Barn, converted to cottages and shops at an early date, now 4
shops. Probably later C17, converted probably in early C19.
Handmade brown brick on rendered plinth, the facade rendered
with scored stucco; slate roof. Long irregular single-depth
plan.
2 low storeys, 1+2+2+2 windows; No.4 at the left end has a C20
shop front in Victorian style; Nos 6 and 8 have a large plain
shop front with doorway to the left, plain fascia and
prominent cornice, and a doorway to the right with moulded
architrave; No.10 has a double-fronted shop front; Nos 12 and
14 have a plain doorway to the left and a small shop window to
the right with lettered fascia. Various windows at 1st floor,
some sashed. Rear: east end canted; small slit breathers of
former barn, and various inserted windows.
INTERIOR not inspected.
An interesting survival of pre-industrial building in the
historic core of Wigan. Forms group with Nos 5 to 9 opposite
(qv).


Listing NGR: SD5827005673

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