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Icehouse Approx 100 Yards South-West of Kennel Cottage, Matfen

Description: Icehouse Approx 100 Yards South-West of Kennel Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 August 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 238685

OS Grid Reference: NZ0371670302
OS Grid Coordinates: 403716, 570302
Latitude/Longitude: 55.0272, -1.9434

Location: Matfen, Northumberland NE20 0RQ

Locality: Matfen
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE20 0RQ

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Listing Text

NZ 07 SW
Icehouse approx 100 yards
14/201 south-west of
Kennel Cottage


Icehouse. Early C19. Dressed stone, ashlar inside. Entrance of two tunnel-
vaulted ante chambers, the vaults now partly collapsed. High, domed roof of
ice chamber; this is the inner skin of the dome, the outer skin has been removed.

Inside: large ovoid chamber c.15 ft. deep.

Listing NGR: NZ0371670302

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Source: English Heritage

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