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CANAL COTTAGES WITH ATTACHED BOUNDARY WALL

List Entry Summary

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

Name: CANAL COTTAGES WITH ATTACHED BOUNDARY WALL

List entry Number: 1384506

Location

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

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

County:

District: Wigan

District Type: Metropolitan Authority

Parish:

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 08-Dec-1999

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 484940

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History

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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

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National Grid Reference: SD 57817 05108

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