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Latitude: 57.6545 / 57°39'16"N
Longitude: -2.5291 / 2°31'44"W
OS Eastings: 368524
OS Northings: 862858
OS Grid: NJ685628
Mapcode National: GBR N83H.B48
Mapcode Global: WH8LW.3VYV
Entry Name: Duff House Icehouse
Listing Date: 15 March 1995
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 357435
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB21987
Building Class: Cultural
Electoral Ward: Banff and District
Traditional County: Banffshire
Circa 1800. Rubble domestic icehouse built against slope with later, now roofless, square ante-chamber. Conical rubble interior to icehouse below turfed and domed roof pierced by chute.
A-Group with Duff House, Fife Gates, Walled Garden, Collie Lodge, Mausoleum, Ice House, Bridge Gates House and the Eagles Gate Lodge.
Conical or egg-shaped interior was the usual form for domestic icehouses, used for cool food storage in pre-refrigerator times.
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