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Ice House in Grounds of Geoffrey Harris House

A Grade II Listed Building in Croydon, London

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Latitude: 51.3642 / 51°21'51"N

Longitude: -0.0714 / 0°4'17"W

OS Eastings: 534359

OS Northings: 164559

OS Grid: TQ343645

Mapcode National: GBR HR.YF7

Mapcode Global: VHGRL.QZ32

Entry Name: Ice House in Grounds of Geoffrey Harris House

Listing Date: 24 February 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1031615

English Heritage Legacy ID: 469084

Location: Croydon, London, CR0

County: London

District: Croydon

Electoral Ward/Division: Fairfield

Built-Up Area: Croydon

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: Croydon St Matthew

Church of England Diocese: Southwark

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Listing Text


1005/5/10038 Ice House in grounds of
Geoffrey Harris House


Ice-house to Coombe House (qv, now Geoffrey Harris House). C18. Red brick, in Flemish bond to passage gable, English bond to passage side-walls; mostly covered in earth. Domed, circular, storage chamber, of horse-shoe cross-section, more than half sunk into the ground and the rest earth-covered. Entrance-passage, on east side, has round-arched entrance with late C20 plank door below gable. Inside, passage has stone floor and brick vault and leads to entrance to chamber and, at end on north side, to a flight of brick stairs which curve around the side of the chamber and lead down to a second, north, door. Inside the chamber, four perforated clay-tile drains. Source: Domestic Buildings Research Group (Surrey) Report No 2224 (1979).

Listing NGR: TQ3435964559

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