CANAL COTTAGES WITH ATTACHED BOUNDARY WALL

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1384506

Date first listed: 08-Dec-1999

Statutory Address: CANAL COTTAGES WITH ATTACHED BOUNDARY WALL, 4 AND 5, POTTERY ROAD

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Location

Statutory Address: CANAL COTTAGES WITH ATTACHED BOUNDARY WALL, 4 AND 5, POTTERY ROAD

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

District: Wigan (Metropolitan Authority)

National Grid Reference: SD 57817 05108

Details

SD50NE 24-1/2/55

WIGAN, POTTERY ROAD (South side), Canal Cottages Nos 4 and 5, with attached boundary wall

GV II

Formerly known as: Canal House Nos 1 and 2 POTTERY ROAD.

Cottages, associated with Leeds-Liverpool Canal. Probably mid to later C19. Brick, with slate roofs. T-plan formed by range parallel to canal with crosswing at south end. 2 storeys, 3+1:1 windows. No.4, double-fronted and almost symmetrical, has a square-headed doorway with overlight and hood-mould, a sashed window above with margin panes and similar hood-mould, flanked by tripartite sashes on both floors all with hood-moulds (and a small inserted window to the right of the upper left of these). No.5 continued to the right has one similar tripartite sash on each floor, a doorway in the angle with the wing, one window on each floor of the re-entrant of this and one 2-light sashed window on each floor of the gable. Shallow-pitched roofs with oversailing eaves and verges; gable chimney at left end and ridge chimneys to both ranges. INTERIOR not inspected. SUBSIDIARY FEATURE: the attached boundary wall to the front, of coursed gritstone blocks with rounded coping, is approximately 1.5m high, ramped up at the left end, and has a gateway aligned with the front door of each cottage, each with plain monolithic piers which have rounded tops; and to left of the ramp a larger but similar gateway; to the left of which the wall continues. Forms part of interesting group with Trencherfield Mill (qv) which towers above to the rear.



Listing NGR: SD5781705107

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 484940

Legacy System: LBS

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