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BCC record ID:0422103000
Type of record:Building
Summary:Nineteenth century icehouse at Little Shardeloes.
Grid Reference:SU 95280 97423

AMERSHAM, Chiltern, Buckinghamshire

Monument type(s)

  • (Former) ICEHOUSE (19th Century - 1800 AD to 1899 AD)

Associated finds: none recorded

Protected status

  • Listed Building

Public access information

Is the site accessible to the public?No
Is the site visible from a public viewpoint?No

Full description

Grade II. Ice house. Probably early to mid C19 in date. Comprises red brick entrance partially sunk into the ground with cambered entrance and wooden door and flight of steps leading to rectangular chamber of knapped flints with a barrel-vaulted roof of painted brick in English bond. It was probably originally associated with No.134 High Street, Little Shardeloes [CAS 04221] (B1).

Sources and further reading

<1>Bibliographic reference: DoE. 1984. List of Buildings of Special Architectural or Historic Interest: Buckinghamshire: Chiltern District: Parishes of Amersham, Chesham Bois and Coleshill. Added 11th July 1997

Associated excavations and fieldwork: none recorded

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