Fort Hoo, Hoo St. Werburgh - Medway (UA)

Sister fort to Fort Darnett circa 1860. Fort lies abandoned on an island in the Medway.

Fort Hoo, Hoo St. Werburgh - Medway (UA)
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Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: Hoo Fort
  • Heritage Category: Scheduled Monument
  • List Entry Number: 1019643
  • Local Planning Authority: Medway (UA)
  • Site Type: Defence > Coastal defence site


  • Building Name: Fort Hoo
  • Unitary Authority: Medway (UA)
  • Parish: Hoo St. Werburgh
  • Parliamentary Constituency: Rochester and Strood
  • Region: South East

Assessment Information

  • Assessment Type: Building or structure
  • Condition: Poor
  • Occupancy / Use: Vacant/not in use
  • Priority: C - Slow decay; no solution agreed
  • Previous Priority: C
  • Ownership: Commercial company