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Ice House in Grounds of Norton Priory

A Grade II Listed Building in Sandymoor, Halton

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.3467 / 53°20'48"N

Longitude: -2.6816 / 2°40'53"W

OS Eastings: 354723

OS Northings: 383524

OS Grid: SJ547835

Mapcode National: GBR 9YQR.71

Mapcode Global: WH87R.S48Q

Entry Name: Ice House in Grounds of Norton Priory

Listing Date: 31 October 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1130434

English Heritage Legacy ID: 56017

Location: Sandymoor, Halton, WA7

County: Halton

Civil Parish: Sandymoor

Built-Up Area: Manor Park, nr Runcorn

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Norton St Berteline and St Christopher

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text

SJ 58 SW NORTON WARRINGTON ROAD

5/61 Ice House in grounds of
Norton Priory

II

Ice house, probably C18, in brick under earth mound. Beehive shaped with floor
almost at ground level approached along a short tunnel into a chamber circular
on plan and domed. The structure is covered by an earth mound with minor stone
retaining walls at its entrance. Now secured by a modern door.


Listing NGR: SJ5472383524

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

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