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Ice House in Castle Ashby Park, Castle Ashby

Description: Ice House in Castle Ashby Park

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 September 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 235442

OS Grid Reference: SP8678859262
OS Grid Coordinates: 486788, 259262
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2247, -0.7308

Location: Castle Ashby, Northamptonshire NN7 1LQ

Locality: Castle Ashby
Local Authority: South Northamptonshire District Council
County: Northamptonshire
Country: England
Postcode: NN7 1LQ

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Listing Text

13/42 Icehouse in Castle Ashby Park

- II

Icenouse. Mid C18, possibly with earlier origins. Limestone rubble with
limestone dressings. Pedimented entrance front has doorway with stop-moulded
jambs, possibly re-used, and flat-arched head. Short tunnel leads to domed
chamber partly built within east end of dam between Park and Menagerie ponds.
(Castle Ashby park and gardens are included in H.B.M.C. Register of Parks and
Gardens for Northamptonshire at Grade I)

Listing NGR: SP8678859262

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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