This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.
MARINE PARADE 1.
1357 (North Side) No 12 (Library Cottage) SY 3491 2/60A 23.4.52.
II GV 2.
Early to mid C19 with later alterations and additions. Originally 2 cottages which were turned into one by the architect Arnold Mitchell. 2 storeys. 2 window bays. Matched roof. Slate hung. Splayed 3-light bays to 1st and ground floors; sash windows with margin lights. 2 handsome C18 rainwater-heads imported from elsewhere by Arnold Mitchell, the architect, and attached to either side of the front; ceilings within by Arnold Mitchell. The Marine Circulating Library was established here in 1839. Landslip 1971.
Nos 4 to 6 (consec) together with Nos 6A, 7, 8, 8A, 9, 11, 12 and Sundial form a group.
Listing NGR: SY3405091996
© John Marriage. Source: Historic England Archive
This photograph was taken for the Images of England project
People & Organisations
Photographer: Marriage, John
Rights Holder: Marriage, John
Slate, Georgian House, Victorian Monument (By Form), Domestic, Dwelling, Library, Education, Recreational, Art And Education Venue
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