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Graystones and Adjoining Cottage, Including Garden Walls at the Front

A Grade II Listed Building in Marazion, Cornwall

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.125 / 50°7'29"N

Longitude: -5.4681 / 5°28'5"W

OS Eastings: 152208

OS Northings: 30746

OS Grid: SW522307

Mapcode National: GBR DXWC.22C

Mapcode Global: VH130.54K1

Entry Name: Graystones and Adjoining Cottage, Including Garden Walls at the Front

Listing Date: 9 October 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1143777

English Heritage Legacy ID: 69921

Location: Marazion, Cornwall, TR17

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Marazion

Built-Up Area: Marazion

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Marazion

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

MARAZION FORE STREET, Marazion
SW 5230-5330
5/17 Graystones and adjoining cottage,
including garden walls at the front

GV II


House and cottage, probably originally 1 house. C17, remodelled in the C18. Granite
and killas rubble walls, dressed granite lintels, slate sills. Scantle slate roof
with gable ends. Brick chimney over left hand gable.
Plan: overall irregular U-shaped plan of 3 room range at the front with 1-room plan
service wing at right angles to the rear at either end plus a 1-room plan wing
returning left from the left hand service wing. Possibly originally a 3-room through
passage plan then extended at the rear in the C18.
Exterior : 2 storeys. Overall 5 window south front of 3 window front house, left,
and 2 window front cottage right. There are clear signs of remodelling probably in
the C18 particularly to the first floor and there is a reset C17 chamfered granite
mullioned window head or sill used as quoin in the left hand corner. The house has
roughly central doorway with old 4-panel door and overlight; the cottage has doorway
on its left with C20 door. The windows are circa early C20 horned sashes.
Interior not inspected.
Probably C18 granite rubble garden walls at the front of a tapered-on-plan forecourt
with partly dressed granite copings and jambstones to the gatepiers and dressed
granite steps. The gateways align with the doorways.


Listing NGR: SW5220830746

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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