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Stone Built Portico of St Georges School

A Grade II Listed Building in Tyldesley, Wigan

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.5135 / 53°30'48"N

Longitude: -2.4707 / 2°28'14"W

OS Eastings: 368885

OS Northings: 401967

OS Grid: SD688019

Mapcode National: GBR CW5T.X7

Mapcode Global: WH981.0YSD

Entry Name: Stone Built Portico of St Georges School

Listing Date: 27 July 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1068449

English Heritage Legacy ID: 213527

Location: Wigan, M29

County: Wigan

Electoral Ward/Division: Tyldesley

Built-Up Area: Tyldesley

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester

Church of England Parish: Tyldesley St George

Church of England Diocese: Manchester

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Listing Text

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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