Monument record MDR8532 - Icehouse south of the fishponds, Stanton Hall, Stanton in Peak
Type and Period (1)
- ICEHOUSE (Georgian to Victorian - 1800 AD to 1850 AD)
Recorded as a Peak Park Treasure, but without a description (1). Photographic record. (2) This icehouse is listed Grade II. It is probably of early 19th century date, built for the Thornhill family of Stanton Hall. It has a coursed square gritstone façade with a short tunnel, now collapsed to the top, into the hill, at the end of which is a large square underground chamber with a barrel vault. (3) One of three icehouses constructed near the fishponds to serve Stanton Hall. Two were visited by R Perkins in 1983; however, this one was not visited, therefore details are unknown. (4)
- <1> SDR19109 Bibliographic reference: Hill, R (PPJPB). 1985. Peak Park Treasures. E162.
- <2> SDR18970 Photograph: Peak District National Park Authority (PDNPA). Black and white photograph collection. 1984:22/B37; C3,4/E6..
- <3> SDR19551 Listed Building File: Historic England. 2011. The National Heritage List for England.
- <4> SDR18948 Bibliographic reference: Beamon, S P & Roaf, S. 1990. The Ice Houses of Britain. p 240.
|Grid reference||Centred SK 2376 6369 (10m by 13m) (Approximate)|
|Civil Parish||STANTON, DERBYSHIRE DALES, DERBYSHIRE|
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Record last edited
Dec 5 2014 4:42PM