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Icehouse Approx 100 Yards South-West of Kennels Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Matfen, Northumberland

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.0272 / 55°1'38"N

Longitude: -1.9434 / 1°56'36"W

OS Eastings: 403716

OS Northings: 570302

OS Grid: NZ037703

Mapcode National: GBR GBW9.1P

Mapcode Global: WHB22.3WVX

Entry Name: Icehouse Approx 100 Yards South-West of Kennels Cottage

Listing Date: 22 August 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1042752

English Heritage Legacy ID: 238685

Location: Matfen, Northumberland, NE20

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Matfen

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Matfen Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 28/01/2015:

Icehouse approx 100 yards south-west of Kennels Cottage
(Formerly listed as Icehouse approx 100 yards south-west of Kennel Cottage)

MATFEN STANDING STONE
NZ 07 SW

14/201

GV II


Icehouse. Early C19. Dressed stone, ashlar inside. Entrance of two tunnel-
vaulted ante chambers, the vaults now partly collapsed. High, domed roof of
ice chamber; this is the inner skin of the dome, the outer skin has been removed.

Inside: large ovoid chamber c.15 ft. deep.


Listing NGR: NZ0371670302

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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