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Latitude: 55.9095 / 55°54'34"N
Longitude: -3.12 / 3°7'11"W
OS Eastings: 330084
OS Northings: 669053
OS Grid: NT300690
Mapcode National: GBR 60N3.BG
Mapcode Global: WH6SV.1QLL
Entry Name: Gilmerton, the Drum, Icehouses
Listing Date: 15 April 1996
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 365486
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB28058
Building Class: Cultural
Electoral Ward: Liberton/Gilmerton
Traditional County: Midlothian
18th century. Icehouses to N of house on edge of Drum Wood. Visible from surface only as ashlar arch supporting low mound of earth with chamber below, underside of arch vermiculated ashlar. Interior not seen (1995).
Extent of icehouses below ground not known as currently in poor condition; appears as plural on OS Map. Forms part of The Drum Category A group with The Drum, East Lodges (In Newton Parish Midlothian), Gardeners' Cottages, Mercat Cross, Stables, Steading, Walled Garden, West Lodge, Drumbank and North Gatepiers listed separately.
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