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Latitude: 55.7631 / 55°45'47"N
Longitude: -2.108 / 2°6'28"W
OS Eastings: 393320
OS Northings: 652201
OS Grid: NT933522
Mapcode National: GBR F1QS.FX
Mapcode Global: WH9YH.LDDS
Plus Code: 9C7VQV7R+6Q
Entry Name: Ice-House, Paxton House
Listing Name: Paxton House Estate, Ice House
Listing Date: 15 March 2001
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 395045
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB47699
Building Class: Cultural
County: Scottish Borders
Electoral Ward: East Berwickshire
Traditional County: Berwickshire
Possibly 18th century. Squared pink sandstone rubble domical ice house set beneath bridge arch. Square-headed passage accessing semi-subterranean , oval-shaped chamber. Coursed sandstone inner lining. Modern railings dividing passage and chamber.
Paxton House Estate A Group comprises 'Boundary Walls, Railings & Gatepiers', 'Bridge', 'Dene Cottage', 'The Dower House', 'Entrance comprising South Lodge, East Lodge, Quadrant Walls, Piers & Entrance Screen', 'Garden Cottage', 'Ice House', 'North Lodge & West Lodge', 'Paxton House', 'Walled Garden' - see separate list entries. Set within the boundaries of the INVENTORY site. Deliberately sited in a cool, dark space beneath the bridge arch, this ice house remains a good example of its fairly typical type.
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