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Ice House North West of Greencroft Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Greencroft, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.8383 / 54°50'18"N

Longitude: -1.7533 / 1°45'11"W

OS Eastings: 415941

OS Northings: 549308

OS Grid: NZ159493

Mapcode National: GBR JD6H.6C

Mapcode Global: WHC48.1NC6

Entry Name: Ice House North West of Greencroft Cottage

Listing Date: 24 June 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1299436

English Heritage Legacy ID: 350547

Location: Greencroft, County Durham, DH7

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Greencroft

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Lanchester and Burnhope

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text

NZ 14 NE NZ 15914930 (North side, off)

6/41 Ice-house north-
west of Greencroft


Ice-house to Greencroft Hall (now demolished). Early C19. Coursed squared
sandstone with ashlar dressings; earth mound. Round-headed entrance on north
has voussoirs and rebated surround, with hinge-pin at right; flanking sloping
wall retains mound. South entrance at lower level has round-headed arch flanked
by retaining walls of thinner stones, with some brick patching. Interior shows
brick-vaulted tunnel, stepped down to brick-barrel-vaulted chamber; partly-
blocked floor about one metre below tunnel.

Listing NGR: NZ1594149308

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

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