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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: GATEHOUSE TO CHURCH OF ST WILFRID

List entry Number: 1228470

Location

GATEHOUSE TO CHURCH OF ST WILFRID, MARKET PLACE

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: 10-May-1988

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 403068

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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History

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Details

STANDISH-WITH-LANGTREE MARKET PLACE SD 51 SE (north side) 2/120 Gatehouse to Church of - St. Wilfrid G.V. II Gate house. 1927. By Austin and Paley. Stone. 2 storeys with small lean-to bay to left return and octagonal turret to right. Cornice with bosses carved with cardinal virtues and embattled parapet; 3 angles have projecting angels with symbols of biblical virtues. Weathered buttress to left. Tudor-arched entrance has continuous moulding and enriched spandrels, with rose and pomegranate. 1:2:1-light canted oriel has cusped lights and frieze with carved harp,fleur- de-lys and trinity fishes; hipped roof. Small light with label to lean-to bay. Turret has inset war memorial plaque and Standish arms. Cornice and top panelled sides with mullion and transom, and cusped panels; leaded lights; cornice and embattled parapet. Rear similar; statue in niche with nodding ogee over arch; flanking buttresses and 2 mullioned windows of 2 lights to left. Lean-to bay has elliptical-headed entrance. Entrance passage has inscribed frieze and memorial tablets.

Listing NGR: SD5630610229

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National Grid Reference: SD 56306 10229

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