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Icehouse in Great Frithsden Copse (National Trust) 110 Metres South West of Brick Wall Cottage at Ngr Tl 0056 1017

A Grade II Listed Building in Nettleden with Potten End, Hertfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.7812 / 51°46'52"N

Longitude: -0.5437 / 0°32'37"W

OS Eastings: 500560

OS Northings: 210170

OS Grid: TL005101

Mapcode National: GBR G6B.7CH

Mapcode Global: VHFRY.JHFD

Entry Name: Icehouse in Great Frithsden Copse (National Trust) 110 Metres South West of Brick Wall Cottage at Ngr Tl 0056 1017

Listing Date: 19 March 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1101182

English Heritage Legacy ID: 157984

Location: Nettleden with Potten End, Dacorum, Hertfordshire, HP4

County: Hertfordshire

District: Dacorum

Civil Parish: Nettleden with Potten End

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Potten End Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

TL 01 SW NETTLEDEN WITH FRITHSDEN GARDENS
POTTEN END (West side)

3/203 Icehouse in Great Frithsden
- Copse (National Trust) 110m
SW of Brick Wall Cottage at
Nat Grid Ref TL 0056 1017

- II


Icehouse. C18, for Ashridge Estate, entrance rebuilt C20. Red brick with
many vitrified bricks. A circular structure buried in the slope
approached by a short low segmental vaulted brick tunnel about 5ft wide
closed by a segmental arched entrance with tile springers to arch and
iron gate. About 15ft in diameter with deep conical well and brick
hemispherical dome with entrance at level of springing. English-bond
brickwork to interior. Many initials and dates cut into tunnel walls
with 'IPG 1778' on N side.


Listing NGR: TL0056010170

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