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THE SWAN AND RAILWAY HOTEL

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: THE SWAN AND RAILWAY HOTEL

List entry Number: 1384554

Location

THE SWAN AND RAILWAY HOTEL, 80, WALLGATE

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: 27-Jun-1995

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 484989

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

WIGAN

SD5805SW WALLGATE 24-1/8/103 (West side) 27/06/95 No.80 The Swan and Railway Hotel

GV II

Hotel, now public house. 1898, by WEV Crompton. Red brick in Flemish bond with matching terracotta dressings including square tiling to ground floor; green slate roof. Narrow rectangular plan at right-angles to street. Scottish baronial style. EXTERIOR: 3 storeys and attic, a 2-window facade, with two 2-storey semi-circular oriels to the upper floors, a modillioned cornice and coupled attic gables. The ground floor has a wide square-headed doorway offset left and flanked by 2-light windows, that to the right with a narrower doorway immediately to its right, all these openings with moulded eared surrounds and large overlights with stained glass. The upper floors have 5-light mullioned windows (3 lights in the oriels), those at 1st floor transomed, and pairs of round-headed lancets in the gables separated by Art Nouveau shafts rising to apex finials. Small-paned glazing to the windows. INTERIOR: original features including mosaic floor to porch lettered "Swan & Railway"; entrance passage and rear hall with foliated glazed wall-tiles; lounge to left of entrance passage, servery to bar of vault to right, panelled and stained glass screens to bar and original settle seating in both these rooms.





Listing NGR: SD5808805440

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National Grid Reference: SD 58088 05440

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