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Ice House Approximately 150 Metres to South West of Wortley Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Wortley, Barnsley

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Latitude: 53.4899 / 53°29'23"N

Longitude: -1.5317 / 1°31'54"W

OS Eastings: 431167

OS Northings: 399344

OS Grid: SK311993

Mapcode National: GBR KXR2.5P

Mapcode Global: WHCBY.FJVY

Entry Name: Ice House Approximately 150 Metres to South West of Wortley Hall

Listing Date: 4 December 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1192657

English Heritage Legacy ID: 334012

Location: Wortley, Barnsley, S35

County: Barnsley

Civil Parish: Wortley

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): South Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Wortley St Leonard

Church of England Diocese: Sheffield

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Listing Text

Ice-house approximately
4/136 150 metres to south-west
of Wortley Hall
Ice-house. Early-mid C19. For the Wortley Hall estate. Red brick and ashlar
sandstone. Earth-covered mound set in bank to north-east of adjacent fish pond and
crowned by square brick upstand with heavy coping having hinge-pins for hatches (now
removed), top of ice-house pierced by rebated round hole. To the south, an ashlar-
coped feeder channel allows ice to be raked off the fish pond into the side of the
subterranean structure which at time of resurvey was full of debris. An unusual and
well-preserved example of this period.

Listing NGR: SK3116799344

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

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