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Ice House at Rhual

A Grade II Listed Building in Gwernaffield with Pantymwyn (Gwernaffield gyda Pantymwyn), Flintshire

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Latitude: 53.1751 / 53°10'30"N

Longitude: -3.1689 / 3°10'7"W

OS Eastings: 321970

OS Northings: 364857

OS Grid: SJ219648

Mapcode National: GBR 6Y.3YKY

Mapcode Global: WH775.9G88

Plus Code: 9C5R5RGJ+2F

Entry Name: Ice House at Rhual

Listing Date: 14 June 1995

Last Amended: 14 June 1995

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 16138

Building Class: Domestic

Location: Situated 500m west of Rhual set into the earth. Reached from a drive running N from the Mold/Gwernaffield by-road.

County: Flintshire

Community: Gwernaffield with Pantymwyn (Gwernaffield gyda Pantymwyn)

Community: Gwernaffield

Locality: Rhual

Traditional County: Flintshire

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Brick structure in the form of a hollow globe probably of early C19 date. The entrance is arched and is flanked by two dry stone walls which have partially collapsed. The ice house appears to be substantially intact apart from this.


Interior not accessible at time of survey March 1995

Reasons for Listing

Included as a scarce intact example of an ice house and for historical associations with Rhual.

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