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Ice House Approximately 640 Metres to West of Holker Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Lower Holker, Cumbria

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.1876 / 54°11'15"N

Longitude: -2.9936 / 2°59'36"W

OS Eastings: 335261

OS Northings: 477323

OS Grid: SD352773

Mapcode National: GBR 7NJ0.PM

Mapcode Global: WH83J.Z0NK

Entry Name: Ice House Approximately 640 Metres to West of Holker Hall

Listing Date: 15 February 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1087141

English Heritage Legacy ID: 77042

Location: Lower Holker, South Lakeland, Cumbria, LA11

County: Cumbria

District: South Lakeland

Civil Parish: Lower Holker

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Flookburgh St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

LOWER HOLKER B5278
SD 37 NE
(West side) Holker
5/128 Ice House approx 640m
to west of Holker
Hall (q.v.)
II
Ice House. Recorded 1732. Dressed stone, slate and brick. Round structure in
2 tiers, the top tier smaller in diameter. Stone walls, with earth covering
roofs. Entrance to west has slate door; 2 inner doors to passage. Chamber has
floor sloping to central drain and spiral brickwork to dome; iron ventilating
pipe to top. The oldest remaining ice house in Cumbria (Transactions CWAAS,
1981).


Listing NGR: SD3526177323

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