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Icehouse At, and 150 Metres South East of Great Glen Hall, Great Glen

Description: Icehouse At, and 150 Metres South East of Great Glen Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 January 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 191055

OS Grid Reference: SP6594697535
OS Grid Coordinates: 465946, 297535
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5717, -1.0284

Location: 8 London Road, Great Glen, Leicestershire LE8 9DJ

Locality: Great Glen
Local Authority: Harborough District Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: LE8 9DJ

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Listing Text

SP 69 NE LONDON ROAD (North side)
Icehouse at, and 150m
S E of Great Glen Hall.
Icehouse. Earlier C19. Red brick, slate and rubble stone. Ovolo form. The
entrance passage cl.5m long has slate slabs as ceiling. The chamber is c 5m
in diameter and c 7m high, though the base is rubble filled. The turf and
tree covered mound on top has brick and rubble stone rock work showing in
places. The icehouse stands close to public footpath and was probably
constructed at the same time as Great Glen Hall (q.v.).

Listing NGR: SP6594697535

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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