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Cottys Brow, Numbers 1, 3 and 4

A Grade II Listed Building in Southport, Sefton

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Latitude: 53.6664 / 53°39'59"N

Longitude: -2.9716 / 2°58'17"W

OS Eastings: 335898

OS Northings: 419322

OS Grid: SD358193

Mapcode National: GBR 7VP1.GF

Mapcode Global: WH862.B35K

Plus Code: 9C5VM28H+H9

Entry Name: Cottys Brow, Numbers 1, 3 and 4

Listing Date: 29 July 1999

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1379597

English Heritage Legacy ID: 478984

Location: Sefton, PR9

County: Sefton

Electoral Ward/Division: Cambridge

Built-Up Area: Southport

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Merseyside

Church of England Parish: Southport Emmanuel

Church of England Diocese: Liverpool

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664-1/4/50 (South side (off))
Cotty's Brow: Nos.1, 3 AND 4


Row of 4 houses, now 3. Dated 1737 inside No.3; altered.
Render (probably on brick), painted white except No.4; slate
roof with red ridge tiles and brick chimneys. Single-depth
linear plan of 5 bays in all, of which No.1 now occupies 3
bays (incorporating the former No.2).
EXTERIOR: single storey; 7-window range, the windows arranged
2:2:3. No.1 (the right-hand half) has an added gabled porch
off-set right, 2 3-light sliding sash windows to the left and
one to the right.
No.3 has a C20 flat-roofed porch at the junction and 2 altered
and enlarged windows to the left.
No.4 to the left of this has a shallow gabled porch at the
left end and 2 segmental-headed 2-light casement windows.
Gable chimney to left at No.4, 2 ridge chimneys (at junction
of Nos 1 & 3, and at former junction within No.1).
Rear: No.1 has 2 3-light sliding sash windows and a C20
flat-roofed extension; No.3 has a C20 outshut; No.4 has an
outshut with 2 3-light sliding sash windows containing early
C20 stained glass.
INTERIOR: No.3 has a spine beam on a corbel inscribed: 1737.
Recognisable examples of a type of dwelling formerly
characteristic of this locality, and particularly valuable in
view of the recorded date.
Forms group with First Cottage and Second Cottage, Croston's
Brow (qv).

Listing NGR: SD3589819322

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