OS Not evident
OS Ice house shown
OS As above
OS sheet SE 16 SE, As above
NYHER MNY 7195
Site Description: Ice House, newly restored by owner.
Site Access: 100m from main E – W path in Fishpond Wood
Parking: In Bewerley village, by chapel.
Visibility: Clearly visible from track in woodland
Micro climate: Partially enclosed by woodland.
N, S and W boundaries: Woodland
E boundary: fence bordering field
Buildings: Ice house partially buried in ground. Stone wall with door facing S, domed roof covered in earth. External structure 8m long, 6m wide. Interior brick-lined, now visible for visitors (torch needed).
Walkways / Gateways / Paths etc: Permissive path to S.
General Condition: Was in poor condition, but recently restored (2016), interior in remarkably good condition.
Photographs: Photographs (Yes)
Additional information: Fishpond Wood and its Ice house were part of the Bewerley Hall estate in the 19th and early 20th centuries.
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