Ice House Approximately 640 Metres To West Of Holker Hall

28 Oct 2000
Ice House Approximately 640 Metres To West Of Holker Hall, B5278, Lower Holker, South Lakeland, Cumbria, LA11 7PJ
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This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

LOWER HOLKER B5278 SD 37 NE (West side) Holker 5/128 Ice House approx 640m to west of Holker Hall (q.v.) II Ice House. Recorded 1732. Dressed stone, slate and brick. Round structure in 2 tiers, the top tier smaller in diameter. Stone walls, with earth covering roofs. Entrance to west has slate door; 2 inner doors to passage. Chamber has floor sloping to central drain and spiral brickwork to dome; iron ventilating pipe to top. The oldest remaining ice house in Cumbria (Transactions CWAAS, 1981).

Listing NGR: SD3525977325


This is part of the Series: IOE01/2266 IOE Records taken by C J Wright; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England


© Mr CJ Wright. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

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Photographer: Wright, Cj

Rights Holder: Wright, Cj


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