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Latitude: 53.4065 / 53°24'23"N
Longitude: -1.1355 / 1°8'7"W
OS Eastings: 457568
OS Northings: 390307
OS Grid: SK575903
Mapcode National: GBR NYH1.YL
Mapcode Global: WHDDN.JMHX
Entry Name: Ice House in Folds Wood
Listing Date: 1 April 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1151860
English Heritage Legacy ID: 335942
Location: Maltby, Rotherham, DN11
Civil Parish: Maltby
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): South Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: Maltby
Church of England Diocese: Sheffield
MALTBY SANDBECK PARK
4/67 Ice-House in
Ice-house. Late C18 or early C19. For the Sandbeck Estate. Ashlar
limestone dressings to brick-lined vault. Rock-strewn earth mound with
doorway in north-west side flanked by rubble retaining walls (collapsed at
time of resurvey). Doorway has rebated round-headed surround with remains of
curved band over.
Interior: brick-lined tunnel with recesses on left and right, another doorway
to inner tunnel with step and ledge below hatch openings into subterranean
Estate papers for 1807/8 (Beastall, p116) refer to the completion of an ice
house for the 6th Earl which could mean this structure or another ice-house
the remains of which survive at the east end of Upper Lake.
T. W. Beastall, A North Country Estate, 1974.
Listing NGR: SK5756890307
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