Keys to the Past

Ice house to south of Coundon Burn (Bishop Auckland)

Icehouse @ Auckland Castle © DCC 24/11/09
Icehouse @ Auckland Castle © DCC 24/11/09

Icehouse @ Auckland Castle © DCC 24/11/09
Icehouse @ Auckland Castle © DCC 24/11/09

Icehouse @ Auckland Castle © DCC 24/11/09
Icehouse @ Auckland Castle © DCC 24/11/09

This building is purposefully concealed by being constructed into a bank. It is a icehouse; something common in the estate grounds of larger country houses. It is a Listed Building.

Reference number:D37724
Historical period: Georgian (1714 to 1830)
Victorian (1837 to 1901)
Legal status:Listed Building
  • National Heritage List for England Entry Number: 1196451
Registered Park or Garden of Historic Interest
  • National Heritage List for England Entry Number: 1000727



See also:
Source of Reference
Local History of Bishop Auckland


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