Sheerness Defences, Swale - Swale

Moated artillery fortifications from C17-C20. A major complex defending the dockyard. A repair programme needs to be agreed and implemented.

Sheerness Defences, Swale - Swale
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Site Details

    Designated Site Name:
    Sheerness defences
    Heritage Category:
    Scheduled Monument
    List Entry Number:
    1005145
    Local Planning Authority:
    Swale
    Site Type:
    Defence > Coastal defence site

Location

    Building Name:
    Sheerness Defences
    Locality:
    Swale
    County:
    Kent
    District / Borough:
    Swale
    Parliamentary Constituency:
    Sittingbourne and Sheppey
    Region:
    London and South East

Assessment Information

    Assessment Type:
    Building or structure
    Condition:
    Very bad
    Occupancy / Use:
    Not applicable
    Priority:
    C - Slow decay; no solution agreed
    Previous Priority:
    C
    Ownership:
    Commercial company
    Designation:
    Scheduled Monument and Listed Building grade II
    List Entry Number(s):
    1005145 and 1259029