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Latitude: 53.2807 / 53°16'50"N
Longitude: -4.2082 / 4°12'29"W
OS Eastings: 252872
OS Northings: 378243
OS Grid: SH528782
Mapcode National: GBR HNZ0.WNL
Mapcode Global: WH53T.BSBT
Entry Name: Icehouse at Plas Gwyn
Listing Date: 14 January 2003
Last Amended: 14 January 2003
Source ID: 80832
Building Class: Domestic
Location: Set back, within private grounds, between the A5025 and the B5109 SW of Pentraeth. The icehouse is said to lie to N of the house at Plas Gwyn.
County: Isle of Anglesey
Locality: Plas Gwyn Estate
Built-Up Area: Pentraeth
Traditional County: Anglesey
The icehouse was not inspected at the time of the survey, but is described in the Register of Parks and Gardens, 1998, and appears to be of late C18 or early C19 design.
Sunk into a ridge to N of the house, the icehouse has a brick tunnel entrance and its arched roof is covered with soil. There is a small rectangular forecourt, with 3 or 4 slate steps down to the entrance.
The passage originally had 3 doors and the chamber is ovoid in plan.
Included as a well-preserved late C18 or early C19 icehouse which forms an integral part of the ancillary buildings that are grouped around the estate centre at Plas Gwyn.
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