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Marlipins Museum, Shoreham-by-Sea

Description: Marlipins Museum

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 8 May 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 297291

OS Grid Reference: TQ2149405024
OS Grid Coordinates: 521494, 105024
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8320, -0.2761

Location: Middle Street, Shoreham-by-Sea, West Sussex BN43 5DA

Locality: Shoreham-by-Sea
Local Authority: Adur District Council
County: West Sussex
Country: England
Postcode: BN43 5DA

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There is also a scheduled monument, The Marlipins, at the same location as this building or very close to it. This may be related in some way or possibly a different name for the same structure.

Listing Text

6/72 (north side)

Marlipins House
The item shall be amended to read: HIGH STREET
(north side)
Marlipins Museum
The former listing date shall be added to read: 29/9/72

in the entry for
6/72 (North side)
the former listing date shall be amended to read 8.5.50


TQ 2105 SW
6/72 (north side)
Marlipins House

Store, now museum. C12 and C14. Chequer of squared dressed stone and flint to High
Street, with stone dressings and rendered gable end. Flint and pebble with some red
brick patching to Middle Street. Horsham stone slab roof, hipped to north. Two
storeys. South (High Street) front. Painted pointed-arched windows with round-headed
relieving arch over on first floor, to right of centre. Pointed arched and chamfered
stone surround doorways to right and left on ground floor with small pointed-arched
window off-centre to left. Boarded and ribbed doors, probably C19. East front.
Three large irregularly-placed windows on first floor with wood-framed diamond-lattice
casements. Two irregularly-spaced small depressed-arched windows on the
ground-floor. Interior: Collar-purlin roof supported on crown-post at ends, and in
centre on two queen-posts supporting ties and short crown-posts. Original C14 floor

Listing NGR: TQ2149405024

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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