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ICE HOUSE IN RUFFORD PARK AT SD 454 159

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: ICE HOUSE IN RUFFORD PARK AT SD 454 159

List entry Number: 1073105

Location

ICE HOUSE IN RUFFORD PARK AT SD 454 159, HOLMESWOOD LANE

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Lancashire

District: West Lancashire

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Rufford

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 02-Dec-1986

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 357712

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

RUFFORD HOLMESWOOD LANE SD 41 NE 7/10 Ice house in Rufford Park at SD 454 159 - - II

Ice-house. Probably late C18. Sandstone, brick, and earth. Egg-shaped subterranean ice chamber of brick, approached by a brick vaulted passage on the north west side, covered by an earth mound (passage now barred by modern iron gates in the middle); the whole surrounded by a circular ha-ha c.35 metres in diameter, with low returning wall of sandstone rubble. Probably built at the same time as Rufford New Hall (q.v.).

Listing NGR: SD4551015996

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National Grid Reference: SD 45510 15996

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