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Doughtys Oil Mill and Attached Gatehouse and Grain Store

A Grade II Listed Building in Lincoln, Lincolnshire

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Latitude: 53.2279 / 53°13'40"N

Longitude: -0.5357 / 0°32'8"W

OS Eastings: 497849

OS Northings: 371100

OS Grid: SK978711

Mapcode National: GBR FMQ.PDC

Mapcode Global: WHGJ5.R436

Plus Code: 9C5X6FH7+5P

Entry Name: Doughtys Oil Mill and Attached Gatehouse and Grain Store

Listing Date: 2 October 1969

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1388826

English Heritage Legacy ID: 486287

Location: Lincoln, Lincolnshire, LN5

County: Lincolnshire

District: Lincoln

Town: Lincoln

Electoral Ward/Division: Park

Built-Up Area: Lincoln

Traditional County: Lincolnshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lincolnshire

Church of England Parish: Lincoln All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Lincoln

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Listing Text


1941-1/12/396 Doughty's Oil Mill and attached
02/10/69 gatehouse and grain store


Former oil mill, attached gatehouse and grain store, now an
engineering works. Dated 1863, and late C19, with C20
alterations. Gault brick, with brick and stone dressings and
slate roof. Baroque Revival style.
EXTERIOR: channelled rusticated ground floor, eaves cornices,
coped parapets, pedimented gables. Windows are iron glazing
bar casements, those to the ground floor round headed, the
remainder segment headed.
Oil mill, 4 storeys, 5 bays, has a recessed centre rising
above the remainder, flanked by 2-bay wings, all defined by
pilasters. Central segment headed archway with quadrant jambs
and spandrel panels inscribed "Doughty's Oil Mill". Above, a
corniced projection with a datestone, 1863. Above again, a
narrow vertical recess with a window on each floor.
Flanking the archway, 2 windows to the right, and a pair of
panelled doors with fanlight and a window to the left. Above,
on either side, 2 windows on each floor.
Gatehouse, to the left, has a pedimented centre with angle
pilasters and a panelled parapet. In the centre, a pair of
double doors. Above and in front, cutting through the
pediment, a corrugated iron hoist enclosure, mid C20.
Grain store, to left again, 6 storeys, 3 bays, has rusticated
pilasters, deep cornices to the 2 topmost floors, and a higher
pedimented gable with scroll brackets. Ground floor has 3
windows. Above, a full height central recess with round head
and multiple keystones. On 3 floors, hoist doors, and above
them, a round opening with multiple keystones. Above again, an
altered window. To the right, a single window on each floor.
To the left, the windows are blocked, and a full-height grain
elevator is attached.
INTERIOR not inspected.
(Buildings of England : Lincolnshire: Pevsner N: Lincolnshire:
London: 1989-: 523).

Listing NGR: SK9784971100

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