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Latitude: 51.6833 / 51°40'59"N
Longitude: -1.506 / 1°30'21"W
OS Eastings: 434250
OS Northings: 198399
OS Grid: SU342983
Mapcode National: GBR 6WX.J2C
Mapcode Global: VHC0F.VY6G
Plus Code: 9C3WMFMV+8J
Entry Name: Ice House Approximately 270 Metres North East of Buckland House
Listing Date: 15 January 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1284798
English Heritage Legacy ID: 250878
Location: Buckland, Vale of White Horse, Oxfordshire, SN7
District: Vale of White Horse
Civil Parish: Buckland
Built-Up Area: Buckland
Traditional County: Berkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire
Church of England Parish: Gainfield
Church of England Diocese: Oxford
BUCKLAND BUCKLAND PARE
2/49 Icehouse approx. 270m. NE of
Icehouse. c.1757, probably by John Wood the younger for Sir Robert Throckmorton.
Coursed limestone rubble except vermiculated rustication to porch; thatched roof
over icehouse, stone slate over porch. Circular brick icehouse has square porch
attached to front. Picturesque style. Porch is pedimented to front and has entry
to each of its 3 sides with semi-circular arches linked by an ashlar string
course at impost level. Conical roof over icehouse is brought forward with a
small gablet over the gabled porch roof. Interior: Interior of portico is
rendered; icehouse entered by C20 plank door in a semi-circular trick arch. An
excellent example of a Georgian icehouse in the Picturesque style.
(Buildings of England: Berkshire, p.106).
Listing NGR: SU3425198400
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