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Latitude: 53.317 / 53°19'1"N
Longitude: -3.2824 / 3°16'56"W
OS Eastings: 314664
OS Northings: 380770
OS Grid: SJ146807
Mapcode National: GBR 5ZJ2.5P
Mapcode Global: WH76B.KW5J
Entry Name: Mostyn Hall Ice House
Listing Date: 11 June 1962
Last Amended: 28 March 2002
Source ID: 334
Building Class: Domestic
Location: Located in Mostyn Park and surrounded by trees. Close to the N corner of the farmyard which is to the W of Mostyn Hall.
Locality: Mostyn Park
Traditional County: Flintshire
Mostyn Hall is a large country house, the seat of the Mostyn family and its antecedents since the C15. The house, mainly of the C16 and C17, was extensively remodelled by Ambrose Poynter, architect, in 1846-7. A Tudor gate-house range is located to the SW of the house and is dated 1570. The ice-house is C18.
Circular red brick ice-house approx 6m diameter, with domed roof which is slightly truncated and rendered. Round-arched entrance facing SE and leading to a short passage. The entrance may have been gabled originally, but some of the brickwork is missing.
The entrance passage leads to a deep brick-lined chamber with egg-shaped profile.
Listed as a substantial garden structure that makes an important contribution to the historic integrity of Mostyn Park.
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