138, STANDISHGATE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1384522
Date first listed:
11-Jul-1983
Statutory Address:
138, STANDISHGATE

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Location

Statutory Address:
138, STANDISHGATE

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

District:
Wigan (Metropolitan Authority)
Parish:
Non Civil Parish
National Grid Reference:
SD 58496 06270

Details

WIGAN

SD5806SW STANDISHGATE 24-1/6/72 (West side) 11/07/83 No.138

GV II

Town house, or extension to town house; now integrated with No.136 (qv) as hotel. Probably mid to later C18; altered. Handmade red brick in Flemish bond, with sandstone plinth and dressings, slate roof. Double-depth plan attached to right-hand gable of No.136 and breaking forwards, with convex corner to left. Georgian. 3 storeys and 4 windows; plinth of massive stone blocks; doorway in left corner with renewed joinery under a convex overlight with geometric panes, a plain frieze and moulded cornice; tall doorway to 4th bay with plain surround, C20 double doors and unusually tall 9-pane overlight (or window), wedge lintel. Three 12-pane sashes at ground floor and 4 on each floor above (those at 2nd floor shorter, with square panes), all with raised sills and wedge lintels. Altered chimney stack on centre of front slope; partly raised coped gable to right. Rear altered. INTERIOR not inspected. Forms group with No.136 (qv) adjoining to left, and with No.134 (qv) linked to that.





Listing NGR: SD5849606270

Legacy

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Legacy System number:
484956
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: 28 Apr 2005
Reference: IOE01/12711/35
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