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Probable Icehouse Approximately 8 Metres South of Alton Pancras Manor, Alton Pancras

Description: Probable Icehouse Approximately 8 Metres South of Alton Pancras Manor

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 May 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 104740

OS Grid Reference: ST6991202369
OS Grid Coordinates: 369912, 102369
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8201, -2.4285

Location: B3143, Alton Pancras, Dorset DT2 7RW

Locality: Alton Pancras
Local Authority: West Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT2 7RW

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Listing Text


8/16 Probable Icehouse,
approximately 8 m
south of Alton Pancras


Probable Ice house, possibly of C17 origin. Brick (English bond) with
pointed brick vault. Doorway of stone having 3-centred head with
straight chamfer with continuous, stopped jambs. Folding, wooden
plank door. Vaulted chamber is partly underground and divided into
two, one part having been used for cidermaking. It is incorporated
into a later range of brick, tiled, gable-ended out buildings.
RCHM, Dorset, vol III, p 2, no 2.

Listing NGR: ST6991202369

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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