Cliff castle at Winecove Point, St. Merryn - Cornwall (UA)

Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: Three promontory forts south of Trethias Island
  • Heritage Category: Scheduled Monument
  • List Entry Number: 1004234
  • Local Planning Authority: Cornwall (UA)
  • Site Type: Defence > Hillfort


  • Unitary Authority: Cornwall (UA)
  • Parish: St. Merryn
  • Parliamentary Constituency: North Cornwall
  • Region: South West

Assessment Information

  • Assessment Type: Archaeology
  • Condition: Generally satisfactory but with significant localised problems
  • Principal Vunerability: Coastal erosion
  • Trend: Declining
  • Ownership: Private, multiple owners

Contact Details

Ann Preston-Jones 07917 642388

Next steps

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