Lyme Green Bowling Green

Sports facility · Lyme Green Park, Lyme Green, Macclesfield, SK11 0LD

Listed as ACV This asset has been listed as an Asset of Community Value

What and where?

Lyme Green Park, Lyme Green, Macclesfield, SK11 0LD Bowling Green with two shelters, club house (pavilion) and veranda and contents thereof, and toilets x 2 all built by the club members. Four flood lights.

Why should this be listed?

Lyme Green Settlement Trustees intend to sell land and buildings to raise grants for people in the Armed Forces.
- The bowling green is a centre where local people with a common interest in bowling meet and participate in the same. This activity promotes social interaction, physical and mental well-being.
- Whilst competitive with the leagues games and competitions which are usually undertaken on a Tuesday and Thursday, there are also in total 17 ‘in house’ competitions and three nights there is social bowling. The green is utilised Monday – Friday most weeks, with Saturday as well as ten of the ‘in house’ comps are held on a Saturday. Members can in fact go on a Sunday and any other time when not in ‘official use’ to practice.

Nominated by Sutton Parish Council on Tue 20 August 2019