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Latitude: 50.1238 / 50°7'25"N
Longitude: -5.4723 / 5°28'20"W
OS Eastings: 151903
OS Northings: 30632
OS Grid: SW519306
Mapcode National: GBR DXWC.053
Mapcode Global: VH130.34CX
Entry Name: Mount House
Listing Date: 9 October 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1327549
English Heritage Legacy ID: 69929
Location: Marazion, Cornwall, TR17
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
MARAZION MARKET PLACE, Marazion
4/23 Mount House
House. Circa late C18 possibly incorporating earlier wing. Elvan ashlar front with
dressed granite quoins, sills, jambstones and lintels, rubble sides and rear. Steep
scantle slate roofs with brick chimneys over the gable ends. Modillioned wooden
eaves cornice to the front.
Plan: overall U-shaped plan: 2 room taller front with entrance hall leading to lean-
to stair hall between 2 rear wings at right angles, the left hand wing truncated, the
right hand wing longer and on higher ground.
Exterior : 3 storeys. Nearly symmetrical 3 window east front. Doorway slightly
left of middle and right hand window wide with later inserted granite mullion. C20
door with overlight (reused ship's timber as inner lintel).
Circa late C19 or C20 4-pane horned sashes. Right hand corner splayed for access,
granite steps in front of doorway.
Interior : partly inspected, first and second floor only: possibly original open-well
stair with rectangular balusters and ramped mahogany handrail; C18 moulded ceiling
cornice over; some 6-panel doors and one 2-panel door.
Date 1847 and initials IB found scratched on ridge of rear left-hand wing during
recent repairs (1986).
Listing NGR: SW5190330632
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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