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Probable Icehouse Approximately 8 Metres South of Alton Pancras Manor

A Grade II Listed Building in Alton Pancras, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.8201 / 50°49'12"N

Longitude: -2.4285 / 2°25'42"W

OS Eastings: 369912

OS Northings: 102369

OS Grid: ST699023

Mapcode National: GBR MY.XQJV

Mapcode Global: FRA 56SX.ZNX

Entry Name: Probable Icehouse Approximately 8 Metres South of Alton Pancras Manor

Listing Date: 21 May 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1118880

English Heritage Legacy ID: 104740

Location: Alton Pancras, West Dorset, Dorset, DT2

County: Dorset

District: West Dorset

Civil Parish: Alton Pancras

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Alton Pancras St Pancras

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text


8/16 Probable Icehouse,
approximately 8 m
south of Alton Pancras


Probable Ice house, possibly of C17 origin. Brick (English bond) with
pointed brick vault. Doorway of stone having 3-centred head with
straight chamfer with continuous, stopped jambs. Folding, wooden
plank door. Vaulted chamber is partly underground and divided into
two, one part having been used for cidermaking. It is incorporated
into a later range of brick, tiled, gable-ended out buildings.
RCHM, Dorset, vol III, p 2, no 2.

Listing NGR: ST6991202369

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