Icehouse at Ringstead, 660m South West of Pit House


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Post Medieval

Data Source

English Heritage

County Council

Dorset County Council

District Council

West Dorset District Council



Parliamentary Constituency

South Dorset

Grid Reference

SJ746746 (374612, 81593)

WGS84 Coordinates

50.6329, -2.35902

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Post Medieval ice house built on an artificially cut terrace. It has a flint built chamber 3 metres square covered by a mound of earth, stone and turf 9 metres by 12 metres across and 1.5 metres high. There is a door to the north and a open toped passage leading to the stream. Scheduled.

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