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Sales House, Astley

Description: Sales House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 July 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 213523

OS Grid Reference: SJ6919798656
OS Grid Coordinates: 369197, 398656
Latitude/Longitude: 53.4837, -2.4656

Locality: Astley
County: Wigan
Country: England
Postcode: M29 7LL

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Listing Text

SJ 69 NE
6/54 Sales House
Farmhouse. Mid/late Cl7. English garden wall bond brick with
graduated stone slate and slate roof. T-shaped plan with a
total of 4 bays and 2 storeys. Gabled crosswing projects in
bay 1. 2 doors, one blocked,in bay 3. Otherwise 3-window
openings with casements removed on each floor and a 4-light
casement window to first floor bay 1 beneath 2 elliptical
arches with brick hoodmoulds. Attic light in gable. The
paired elliptical-arched windows are repeated on the left
and right returns, the latter blocked. Chimney stacks to
left and ridge. The rear has various 2 and 3-light casements
some below segmental brick arches. An original boarded door
with strap hinges is adjacent to the crosswing which has a
stair window with brick hoodmould and a 2-light double-
chamfered attic light with brick mullion. Interior:
chamfered beams with stepped stops. Dogleg staircase with
turned balusters, closed string and moulded rail.

Listing NGR: SJ6919798656

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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