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Icehouse in Garden of Windley, Harbottle

Description: Icehouse in Garden of Windley

Grade: II
Date Listed: 3 September 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 236145

OS Grid Reference: NT9357504752
OS Grid Coordinates: 393575, 604752
Latitude/Longitude: 55.3368, -2.1028

Location: Richardson Lane, Harbottle, Northumberland NE65 7DG

Locality: Harbottle
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE65 7DG

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Listing Text

NT 9304 (North side)

26/58 Icehouse in garden
of Windley


Icehouse,formerly belonging to Harbottle Castle (New). Early C19. Ashlar.
Built into steep bank with retaining wall and square porch. The door has gone.

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 sideswhich formerly supported wooden shelves to hold the
ice. A trap door through the vault, covered by a massive stone slab, provides
further access.

Listing NGR: NT9357504752

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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