May Cottage


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Listed Building
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Statutory Address:
May Cottage, 15A, Green Lane, Formby, L37 7DJ


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Statutory Address:
May Cottage, 15A, Green Lane, Formby, L37 7DJ

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

Sefton (Metropolitan Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SD 29962 08135


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

SD 20 NE 2/36

FORMBY GREEN LANE (west side) No. 15A (May Cottage) (Formerly listed as May Cottage)

19.7.66 II 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


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This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

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Date: 02 Aug 2007
Reference: IOE01/16753/26
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Ronald May. Source Historic England Archive
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