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Description: Ice House in Charborough Park, 50m West of the House
Date Listed: 20 November 1959
English Heritage Building ID: 108406
OS Grid Reference: SY9248597903
OS Grid Coordinates: 392485, 97903
Latitude/Longitude: 50.7807, -2.1079
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SY 99 NW MORDEN CHARBOROUGH PARK
3/128 Ice House in Charborough
20/11/59 Park, 50 m west of the house
Formerly listed as "Grotto at Charborough House". Ice House with added
ornamental plastered facade. Ice House C18, facade mid C19. This has a
curved gable in Flemish style, with moulded capping. Round-headed arch
with projecting voussoirs. At each end of the facade a pier, supporting a
moulded cap, and urn. Surmounting the centre gable a statue of Mercury,
on a globe. In the gable an inscribed tablet, renewed in the C20, commem-
orating the Revolution of 1688 and accession of William of Orange. Behind
the facade a vaulted passage leads to the underground ice house, with a
studded door. RCHM Monument 3.
Listing NGR: SY9248597903
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Source: English Heritage
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