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Ice House Circa 100 Metres North East of Elemore Hall, Pittington

Description: Ice House Circa 100 Metres North East of Elemore Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 January 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 110023

OS Grid Reference: NZ3519644310
OS Grid Coordinates: 435196, 544310
Latitude/Longitude: 54.7925, -1.4541

Location: Pittington, Durham DH6 1QD

Locality: Pittington
County: Durham
Country: England
Postcode: DH6 1QD

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Listing Text

NZ 34 SE
(South side, off)
8/32 Ice house circa
100 metres north-
east of Elemore Hall

Ice house to Elemore Hall (q.v.). Adapted as air raid shelter in World War II.
Probably C18. Brick with ashlar and concrete dressings; earth mound. Circa
3-metre diameter round structure; entrance passage demolished. Broken ashlar
lintel and brick jambs to doorway of which upper part is blocked with concrete
slab. Brick domed roof visible above lintel where earth is eroded. Interior
shows drop of c.2 metres to level of fill; brick dome.

Listing NGR: NZ3519644310

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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