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The Smithy

A Grade II Listed Building in Owston Ferry, North Lincolnshire

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Latitude: 53.4929 / 53°29'34"N

Longitude: -0.7811 / 0°46'52"W

OS Eastings: 480961

OS Northings: 400269

OS Grid: SE809002

Mapcode National: GBR QXZ1.PM

Mapcode Global: WHFFK.ZG6M

Entry Name: The Smithy

Listing Date: 10 September 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1083224

English Heritage Legacy ID: 165204

Location: Owston Ferry, North Lincolnshire, DN9

County: North Lincolnshire

Civil Parish: Owston Ferry

Built-Up Area: Owston Ferry

Traditional County: Lincolnshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lincolnshire

Church of England Parish: Owston Ferry St Martin

Church of England Diocese: Lincoln

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Listing Text

(south side)

21/140 The Smithy


Smithy and engineering shop. 1859 for George Laming; bay to right raised to
2 storeys in later C19 - early C20. Red brick. Pantile roof. Rectangular
on plan. 2 storeys, 3 first-floor windows. Waggon entrance to right with
double board doors on strap hinges beneath rubbed-brick basket arch with
raised keystone bearing carved horseshoe and raised inscription G L. Pair
of round-headed windows to left with recessed double board doors on strap
hinges, stone sills and rubbed-brick arches. All ground-floor openings have
flush stone hinge-mounting blocks. First floor: pair of 16-pane casements
to left with small panes, stone sills, and lintels at eaves level. Right
bay has 3-light wooden mullioned-and-transomed window with glazing bars and
stone sill beneath segmental arch. Painted sign between two windows to


Dentilled brick eaves cornice to original left section. Corniced end stack
to left, ridge stack to right. Right gable end has ground-floor casement
with iron glazing bars and small panes beneath segmental arch, outline of
former gable above. Interior retains original fittings; not investigated.
An unusual survival. Included partly for historical interest.

Listing NGR: SE8096100269

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