Basic Site Details

Name: Oban Distillery
Town, district or village: Oban
City or county: Argyll
Country: Scotland
Status: B Listed
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Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 1Distillery  

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1Stafford StreetYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 61890  Bonded warehouse
Item 2 of 61895 Plans submittedBonded warehouse
Item 3 of 61898  Kiln roof and alterations to tun room, restoration after fire
Item 4 of 61899 Plans submittedWarehouse and washing house
Item 5 of 61907 Plans submittedWashhouse
Item 6 of 61914 Plans submittedAlterations and additions to No 6 warehouse and Malt Barn building


Design and Construction

The following individuals or organisations have carried out design/construction work. Where architects or practices worked together, matching letters appear beside their names in the Partnership Group column.
 NameRolePartnership GroupFromToNotes
Item 1 of 6Alexander ShairpArchitect 1890 Bonded warehouse
Item 2 of 6George Woulfe BrenanArchitectA1895 Bonded warehouse
Item 3 of 6Charles Chree DoigArchitect 1898 Kiln roof
Item 4 of 6George Woulfe BrenanArchitectB1899 Warehouse and washing house
Item 5 of 6George Woulfe BrenanArchitectC1907 Washhouse
Item 6 of 6George Woulfe BrenanArchitectD1914 Alterations and additions to No 6 warehouse and Malt Barn building


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 3Higgin, James Walter, DistillerClient for 1890 and 1895 work
Item 2 of 3Oban and Aultmore-Glenlivet Distilleries LtdClient for 1899 and 1907 work
Item 3 of 3Oban Distillery Co LtdClient for 1898 work

Related Buildings, Structures and Designs

Child Structures

This structure or site has the following component or child structures (click on an item to view details):
 Building NameNotes
Item 1 of 1Oban Distillery, Warehouse No 4 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Walker, F A2000Argyll and Bute (The Buildings of Scotland)  p421

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register38864 
Item 2 of 3ObanOban Dean of Guild For 1890, 1895, 1898, 1899 , 1907 and 1914 work
Item 3 of 3RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers George Woulfe Brenan: L v16 no1138