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Formby Hall, Formby

Description: Formby Hall

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 19 July 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 216449

OS Grid Reference: SD3115609917
OS Grid Coordinates: 331156, 409917
Latitude/Longitude: 53.5813, -3.0413

Location: Southport Old Road, Southport, Sefton L37 0AB

Locality: Formby
County: Sefton
Country: England
Postcode: L37 0AB

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Listing Text

SD 30 NW
(east side)
3/51 Formby Hall
G.V. II*
House. C.1620 with C18 extensions and later alterations.
Brick with stone dressings, stuccoed. 3 storeys, 5 bays;
end bays of 2 storeys, 2nd and 4th bays break forward.
Embattled parapet; end bays have flat pilaster strips, 2nd
and 4th bays have rusticated quoins. Windows of 5 lights
with ogee-traceried heads and large diamond panes; stucco
label moulds. 2nd floor windows of 3 lights, end bay
windows of 2 lights over ogee-headed blind entrances.
Central canted bay with 3-light transomed windows and
embattled parapet, doors removed. Rear facade has sashed
windows with glazing bars, labels to ground floor windows.
Cornice 1st floor. To north west a one-storey wing with
embattled parapet and bowed end. To north east a square
tower with embattled parapet and some small-paned casements.
Interior: Central room has 2 Doric columns on south side,
opposite fireplace with Doric columns and iron grate. Some
C18 fireplaces, one of marble, damaged. Groined vault to
central 1st floor room, early C19 grate in another room.
Late C19 stair.

Listing NGR: SD3115609917

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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