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Ice House Approximately 150 Metres to South West of Wortley Hall, Wortley

Description: Ice House Approximately 150 Metres to South West of Wortley Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 December 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 334012

OS Grid Reference: SK3116799344
OS Grid Coordinates: 431167, 399344
Latitude/Longitude: 53.4899, -1.5317

Location: The Flats, Wortley, Barnsley S35 7DR

Locality: Wortley
County: Barnsley
Country: England
Postcode: S35 7DR

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Listing Text

Ice-house approximately
4/136 150 metres to south-west
of Wortley Hall
Ice-house. Early-mid C19. For the Wortley Hall estate. Red brick and ashlar
sandstone. Earth-covered mound set in bank to north-east of adjacent fish pond and
crowned by square brick upstand with heavy coping having hinge-pins for hatches (now
removed), top of ice-house pierced by rebated round hole. To the south, an ashlar-
coped feeder channel allows ice to be raked off the fish pond into the side of the
subterranean structure which at time of resurvey was full of debris. An unusual and
well-preserved example of this period.

Listing NGR: SK3116799344

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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