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Description: Icehouse Circa 300 Yards East of Biddlestone Chapel
Date Listed: 3 September 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 236113
OS Grid Reference: NT9580108297
OS Grid Coordinates: 395801, 608297
Latitude/Longitude: 55.3687, -2.0678
NT 90 NE
15/27 Icehouse c.300
yards east of
Icehouse. Early C19. Ashlar. Built into steep bank with retaining wall and
Inside, a short passage with 3 right-angled turns leads to the ice chamber which
is square, c.15 ft. deep with tunnel-vaulted roof and offsets at regular intervals
down the sides which formerly supported wooden shelves to hold the ice. A trap
door through the vault, covered by a massive stone slab, provided further access.
Listing NGR: NT9580108297
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Source: English Heritage
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