Yaverland Battery, Sandown, Sandown - Isle of Wight (UA)

Royal Commission coastal battery completed in 1864 with later alterations. Mainly built of red brick with stone dressings. At risk due to vegetation growth and partial collapse of carnot wall. A plan for the long term conservation of the monument needs to be developed with the owner.

Yaverland Battery, Sandown, Sandown - Isle of Wight (UA)
© Historic England

Site Details

    Designated Site Name:
    Yaverland Battery, 660m south of Yaverland Church
    Heritage Category:
    Scheduled Monument
    List Entry Number:
    1021443
    Local Planning Authority:
    Isle of Wight (UA)
    Site Type:
    Defence > Coastal defence site

Location

    Building Name:
    Yaverland Battery
    Unitary Authority:
    Isle of Wight (UA)
    Parish:
    Sandown
    Parliamentary Constituency:
    Isle of Wight
    Region:
    London and South East

Assessment Information

    Assessment Type:
    Building or structure
    Condition:
    Poor
    Occupancy / Use:
    Not applicable
    Priority:
    C - Slow decay; no solution agreed
    Previous Priority:
    C
    Ownership:
    Commercial company