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Built in 1926 • Originally used for storing blocks of ice•

Gutted and rebuilt by Charles, Peter Mitchell and Nick DenBoer in 2004,
THE ICE HOUSE on Lake Simcoe 
was an idyllic  summer studio & residence for eleven years.
Then Charles ended another cycle, and in 2014  moved to a laneway in downtown Orillia – see MOFO.


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Video tour of studio


SUMMER STORM at the Ice House, July 11 2010

Guests Fotheringham Boudreau Welsh Jul 11 09







Allan & Anne Fotheringham














Charles Pachter