ALDER MILL OFFICE, INCLUDING ENTRANCE GATE TO WEST

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1309364
Date first listed:
18-Nov-1981
Statutory Address:
ALDER MILL OFFICE, INCLUDING ENTRANCE GATE TO WEST, CLYDE STREET

Map

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Location

Statutory Address:
ALDER MILL OFFICE, INCLUDING ENTRANCE GATE TO WEST, CLYDE STREET

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

District:
Wigan (Metropolitan Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SJ 66985 99655

Details

LEIGH CLYDE STREET SD 69 NE 6/27 Alder Mill Office, including entrance gate 18/11/81 to west II Office wing of former Alder Mill (now demolished). 1907. Henthorn Scott. Brick with terracotta dressings. 8 x 4 bays with 1 storey. Red brick with blue brick plinth, yellow brick bands and yellow terracotta dressings. Window openings with cambered brick arches and keystones which rise above a cornice to be terminated as capped features above the parapet which is characteristic of Scott's work. On the front side only is a series of 3-light blind mullioned openings above the cornice. Door to left with fanlight and archivolt. Above it rises an octagonal corner feature with cupola set back behind a parapet which echoed that of the mill water-tower. Other elevations use a similar architectural vocabulary. Elaborate cast-iron gates and piers with moulded Art Nouveau decoration. Interior includes decorated panelling, stained glass, Art Nouveau tiling and highly enriched cast-iron wash-basin stands in a modified Adam style.

Listing NGR: SJ6698599655

Legacy

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Legacy System number:
213495
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

End of official listing

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Date: 29 Apr 2001
Reference: IOE01/03284/26
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