Gilkicker Fort, Fort Road, Gilkicker Point - Gosport

Artillery fort 1865-71 with later additions. Barrack block, casemates, and fixtures subject to vandalism and casemates and magazines are threatened by water penetration. Repair and conversion to residential units approved but scheme has not yet been implemented. Security fencing and monitoring has been erected to try and control levels of heritage crime, and vegetation management is in place for the outer banks.

Gilkicker Fort, Fort Road, Gilkicker Point - Gosport
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Site Details

    Designated Site Name:
    Gilkicker fort
    Heritage Category:
    Scheduled Monument
    List Entry Number:
    1001789
    Local Planning Authority:
    Gosport
    Site Type:
    Defence > Coastal defence site

Location

    Building Name:
    Gilkicker Fort
    Street Name:
    Fort Road
    Locality:
    Gilkicker Point
    County:
    Hampshire
    District / Borough:
    Gosport
    Parliamentary Constituency:
    Gosport
    Region:
    London and South East

Assessment Information

    Assessment Type:
    Building or structure
    Condition:
    Poor
    Occupancy / Use:
    Vacant/not in use
    Priority:
    D - Slow decay; solution agreed but not yet implemented
    Previous Priority:
    D
    Ownership:
    Private
    Designation:
    Scheduled Monument and Listed Building grade II*
    List Entry Number(s):
    1001789 and 1276716