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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

SD 20 NE
(west side)
2/36 No. 15A
(May Cottage)
(formerly listed
19.7.66 as May Cottage)
House. Possibly C17 (incised date in interior:1690).
Cruck-framed; Roughcast with slate roof. One storey with
attic, 3 bays, with added C20 cross wing to west. Windows
mostly 2-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 2 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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