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Ice-House Circa 50 Metres West of Whitworth Hall, Spennymoor

Description: Ice-House Circa 50 Metres West of Whitworth Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 June 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 112273

OS Grid Reference: NZ2361334709
OS Grid Coordinates: 423613, 534709
Latitude/Longitude: 54.7069, -1.6350

Location: Stanner's Lane, Spennymoor, Durham DL16 7QX

Locality: Spennymoor
County: Durham
Country: England
Postcode: DL16 7QX

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Listing Text

(East side, off)

5/71 Ice-house circa
50 metres west
of Whitworth Hall

Ice-house. Probably early C19. Sandstone rubble and brick. Set in platform
on which Whitworth House is built. Rubble retaining walls flank approach and
slope down to lower ground level in front of ice-house. Brick jambs and
rendered lintel to empty doorway. Short passage to chamber with wide segmental
brick vault.

Adapted as air-raid shelter in World War II.

Listing NGR: NZ2361334709

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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