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The Marine Aquarium

A Grade II Listed Building in Marazion, Cornwall

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.1234 / 50°7'24"N

Longitude: -5.4734 / 5°28'24"W

OS Eastings: 151826

OS Northings: 30596

OS Grid: SW518305

Mapcode National: GBR DXVC.5PQ

Mapcode Global: VH130.25S6

Entry Name: The Marine Aquarium

Listing Date: 10 June 1954

Last Amended: 9 October 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1327576

English Heritage Legacy ID: 69981

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 THE SQUARE, Marazion
SW 5130

4/71 The Marine Aquarium (formerly
listed as house and shop premises
10.6.54 immediately east of The White House")

GV II


House with shop, now used as aquarium. C18 or early C19. Slatehanging to studwork
front otherwise rendered over rubble. Irregular grouted scantle slate roof with
brick chimney over the right-hand gable end. Cast iron ogee gutters.
Plan: irregular plan cranked at rear and comprising originally 2 irregularly shaped
rooms, shop left (with single storey C20 extension behind) and house, right, with
gable end fireplace and probably originally a shallow service room behind.
Exterior : 2 storeys. Slightly irregular 4 window north west front. C19 double
shopfront towards left, each shop window with 12 panes to the front and 3-paned
sidelights. Central doorway to shopfront with C20 door and blind overlight
(shopfront rises above first floor level). Doorway right of shopfront with C20 door
and overlight. 4-pane horned sashes.
Interior not inspected.


Listing NGR: SW5182630596

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