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ICEHOUSE APPROXIMATELY 16 METRES NORTH OF TOWER AT ST 6677572788

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: ICEHOUSE APPROXIMATELY 16 METRES NORTH OF TOWER AT ST 6677572788

List entry Number: 1116364

Location

ICEHOUSE APPROXIMATELY 16 METRES NORTH OF TOWER AT ST 66 777278, TOWER ROAD NORTH

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

County:

District: South Gloucestershire

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Siston

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 15-Jul-1981

Date of most recent amendment: 17-Dec-1991

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 350670

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

ST 67 SE SISTON TOWER ROAD NORTH 4/10000 Icehouse approx 16m North of tower at ST 66777278 GV II Icehouse. C18. Built of limestone blocks with some copper slag and brick. Circular structure with domed roof exposed above ground level. Remains of walls flank leading/unleading chute with larger chute to one side. This ice house had a capacity of approx 250 tons, making it one of the largest examples in England. It was probably built in association with the grottos and other features in the grounds of Warmley House, owned in the mid/late C18 by William Champion, brass founder.

Listing NGR: ST6677572788

Selected Sources

Other
Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic interest in England, Part 1 Avon,

National Grid Reference: ST6677572788

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