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Ice House at Youngsbury (350 Metres West South West), Thundridge

Description: Ice House at Youngsbury (350 Metres West South West)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 November 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 161147

OS Grid Reference: TL3655517723
OS Grid Coordinates: 536555, 217723
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8414, -0.0192

Location: Thundridge, Hertfordshire SG11 1BP

Locality: Thundridge
Local Authority: East Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG11 1BP

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Listing Text

High Cross
(south side)

4/18 Ice house at Youngshury
(350m WSW of house)


Ice house. Later C18 (date '1793' on brick at entrance). Plum
brick. Segmental vaulted narrow entrance tunnel about 3m long
and 2m high to crown, into a circular chamber about 5m across
with higher segmental domed top and steep conical well of
brickwork. Tunnel enters high up at springing of dome. 2
rebates for doors in the length of the passage. Exit under the
roots of a beech tree.

Listing NGR: TL3655517723

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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