The coastal fortifications of Drake's Island - Plymouth, City of (UA)

Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: The coastal fortifications of Drake's Island
  • Heritage Category: Scheduled Monument
  • List Entry Number: 1010910
  • Local Planning Authority: Plymouth, City of (UA)
  • Site Type: Defence > Coastal defence site


  • Locality: Plymouth
  • Unitary Authority: Plymouth, City of (UA)
  • Parliamentary Constituency: Plymouth, Sutton and Devonport
  • Region: South West

Assessment Information

  • Assessment Type: Archaeology
  • Condition: Generally satisfactory but with significant localised problems
  • Principal Vunerability: Development requiring planning permission
  • Trend: Declining
  • Ownership: Mixed, multiple owners
  • Designation: Scheduled Monument, LB grade II

Contact Details

Helen Woodhouse 0117 975 0676

Next steps

Read more about this historic site on the National Heritage List for England