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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
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1327576
English Heritage Legacy ID: 69981
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 THE SQUARE, Marazion
4/71 The Marine Aquarium (formerly
listed as house and shop premises
10.6.54 immediately east of The White House")
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
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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