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Sandhills Cottages, Formby

Description: Sandhills Cottages

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 January 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 216426

OS Grid Reference: SD2798606031
OS Grid Coordinates: 327986, 406031
Latitude/Longitude: 53.5460, -3.0883

Location: Albert Road, Southport, Sefton L37 2EH

Locality: Formby
County: Sefton
Country: England
Postcode: L37 2EH

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Listing Text

SD 20 NE
(east side)
2/29 Sandhills
2 houses. c.1880. By A.H. MacMurdo. Roughcast and tile
roof with half-hipped gables. 2 storeys, 3 bays to each
house. Garden front has timber verandah with undulating
fascia boards and glazed ends; central partition. Windows
have small-paned casements. Central French windows to each
house, with canted oriels above. 3 cross-axial stacks.
Returns have upper weathered boarding over plaster band.
C20 extension to west. Rear has central 2-bay wing with
half-hipped gable. Flanking bays are weather boarded, with
recessed ground floor. End bays have tile hung 1st floor.
Porches under lean-to roofs to returns of rear wing. A rare
example of a building by an important Arts and Crafts

Listing NGR: SD2798606031

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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