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May Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Formby, Sefton

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Latitude: 53.5651 / 53°33'54"N

Longitude: -3.0589 / 3°3'32"W

OS Eastings: 329962

OS Northings: 408135

OS Grid: SD299081

Mapcode National: GBR 7W26.KQ

Mapcode Global: WH758.ZNJ8

Entry Name: May Cottage

Listing Date: 19 July 1966

Last Amended: 17 January 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1075897

English Heritage Legacy ID: 216433

Location: Formby, Sefton, L37

County: Sefton

Civil Parish: Formby

Built-Up Area: Formby

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Merseyside

Church of England Parish: Formby St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Liverpool

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Listing Text

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 24/05/2018

SD 20 NE

GREEN LANE (west side)
No. 15A (May Cottage)

(Formerly listed as May Cottage)


House. Possibly C17 (incised date in interior: 1620). Cruck-framed; Roughcast with slate roof. One storey with attic, three bays, with added C20 cross wing to west. Windows mostly two-light casements, with one horizontally sliding sash to left of entrance; another entrance to right. Left return has entrance with window above, projecting stack to left and battered buttresses to right. One flat topped dormer and stack behind ridge.

Interior has two cruck trusses truncated, with collars and short king posts. Chamfered beams to ground floor and ingle nook and cambered opening to stair, to central room.

Listing NGR: SD2996208135

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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