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Icehouse 50 Metres North West of Main Gates to Howick Hall, Longhoughton

Description: Icehouse 50 Metres North West of Main Gates to Howick Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 September 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 237015

OS Grid Reference: NU2498617594
OS Grid Coordinates: 424986, 617594
Latitude/Longitude: 55.4516, -1.6065

Location: Longhoughton, Northumberland NE66 3LB

Locality: Longhoughton
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE66 3LB

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Listing Text


16/124 Icehouse 50 metres
north-west of main
gates to Howick Hall

Icehouse. Late C18 or early C19, altered C20. Exterior squared tooled stone,
interior brick. Circular structure barely rising above ground level. 8 steps
down to square-headed doorway on north; window opening to south. Interior 3.6
metres diameter, with low domical vault and one blocked cupboard. Present
floor and window opening are later insertions; perhaps modified to serve as
an air-raid shelter.

Listing NGR: NU2498617594

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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