Description: Ice House in Castle Ashby Park
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
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CASTLE ASHBY CASTLE ASHBY PARK
13/42 Icehouse in Castle Ashby Park
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
Source: English Heritage
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