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
© 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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