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Ice House Approximately 90 Metres North East of Halston Hall, Whittington

Description: Ice House Approximately 90 Metres North East of Halston Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 September 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 255842

OS Grid Reference: SJ3382131688
OS Grid Coordinates: 333821, 331688
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8786, -2.9848

Location: Whittington, Shropshire SY11 4NS

Locality: Whittington
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY11 4NS

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Listing Text

SJ 3231-3331
11/126 Ice house approx. 90m
north-east of Halston Hall
Ice house. Probably late C18. Red brick; graded slate roof, gabled to
front and apsidal to rear. Plank door to front with semi-circular relieving
arch and ramped revetment walls to either side. Interior. Short tunnel
leads to large egg-shaped cavity of uncertain depth. The ice house dome
is covered by an earth mound. A particularly well-preserved example of
its type.

Listing NGR: SJ3382131688

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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