Cooling Castle, Cooling - Medway (UA)

A quadrangular castle with ruined fabric, some of which is in need of major repair.

Cooling Castle, Cooling - Medway (UA)
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Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: Cooling Castle and its associated landscaped setting
  • Heritage Category: Scheduled Monument
  • List Entry Number: 1009018
  • Local Planning Authority: Medway (UA)
  • Site Type: Defence > Castle


  • Building Name: Cooling Castle
  • Unitary Authority: Medway (UA)
  • Parish: Cooling
  • Parliamentary Constituency: Rochester and Strood
  • Region: South East

Assessment Information

  • Assessment Type: Building or structure
  • Condition: Very bad
  • Occupancy / Use: Part occupied/part in use
  • Priority: A - Immediate risk of further rapid deterioration or loss of fabric; no solution agreed
  • Previous Priority: A
  • Ownership: Private
  • Designation: Scheduled Monument and Listed Buildings - 2 grade I, LB grade II
  • List Entry Number(s): 1009018 and 1085771; 1085770