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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: STONE BUILT PORTICO OF ST GEORGES SCHOOL

List entry Number: 1068449

Location

STONE BUILT PORTICO OF ST GEORGES SCHOOL, SCHOOL STREET

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

County District District Type Parish
WiganMetropolitan Authority

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 27-Jul-1987

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 213527

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

TYLDESLEY SCHOOL STREET SD 60 SE (east side) 2/58 Stone-built portio of St Georges School GV II School. 1829. Dressed stone with slate roof. Plain symmetrical 7-bay 2-storey plan with 2 bays extended to right later in the century. Gothick. Doors in bays 1 and 7 (latter blocked) below pointed arches. Otherwise each bay on each floor has a Y-tracery window. The 2-bay addition is in a similar style. A central plaque records: "Tyldsley Church Schools MDCCCIX rebuilt and enlarged MDCCCLVIII". Projecting plinth, coved cornice and hipped roof behind a blocking course. Similar elevation to rear (but without tracery to windows) partly obscured by later brick extensions and a flying corridor at first floor level.

Listing NGR: SD6888501967

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National Grid Reference: SD 68885 01967

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