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Ice House About 100 Metres East of Avishays, Chaffcombe

Description: Ice House About 100 Metres East of Avishays

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 November 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 262136

OS Grid Reference: ST3531509201
OS Grid Coordinates: 335315, 109201
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8787, -2.9208

Location: Whitemoor Hill, Chaffcombe, Somerset TA20 4AF

Locality: Chaffcombe
Local Authority: South Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA20 4AF

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Listing Text

4/9 Ice house about 100 metres east
of Avishays

(Denoted as Well on OS map). Former ice house, now aparently used as a summerhouse. Possibly C18. Local stone rubble
with brick quoins; conoid? stone slate roof with ball finial. Octagonal plan externally, cruciform inside with arched
niches; the door on the south side probably much later, and has a segmental arched opening. Extending from south-east
and south-west wills are massive rubble wing wills, semicircular on plan.

Listing NGR: ST3531509201

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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