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Ice House at Beechwood Park School (30 Metres to West of North Stables)

A Grade II Listed Building in Flamstead, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.8195 / 51°49'10"N

Longitude: -0.4858 / 0°29'9"W

OS Eastings: 504461

OS Northings: 214514

OS Grid: TL044145

Mapcode National: GBR G5T.XMZ

Mapcode Global: VHFRS.JJHJ

Entry Name: Ice House at Beechwood Park School (30 Metres to West of North Stables)

Listing Date: 19 March 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1348458

English Heritage Legacy ID: 157790

Location: Flamstead, Dacorum, Hertfordshire, AL3

County: Hertfordshire

District: Dacorum

Civil Parish: Flamstead

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Flamstead

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

TL 01 SW
(West side)
3/14 Ice House at
- Beechwood Park School
(30M to W of North Stables)

Ice house. C18 (probably c.1754 by Lancelot 'Capability' Brown for Sir
Thomas Sebright when landscaping park and preparing plan to enlarge
house). Red brick in English-bond with many purple bricks. Buried in an
earth mound. Circular conical well some 5M in diameter with domed top
penetrated by 2M long entrance passage with tunnel vault now largely
destroyed. Recesses for a wooden floor structure about 7M below entrance
level. Entrance faces E.

Listing NGR: TL0446114514

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