Brompton Lines, Chatham - Medway (UA)

Landward defences to dockyard at Chatham, subsequently used in part as a pleasure ground for officers. Defences cross Ministry of Defence owned land, housing and Brompton Barracks. Section between Sallyport and Prince of Wales bastion (including the Couvre Porte) are most in need of conservation,

Brompton Lines, Chatham - Medway (UA)
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Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: Brompton Lines
  • Heritage Category: Scheduled Monument
  • List Entry Number: 1003364
  • Local Planning Authority: Medway (UA)
  • Site Type: Defence > Fort


  • Building Name: Brompton Lines
  • Unitary Authority: Medway (UA)
  • Parliamentary Constituency: Rochester and Strood / Gillingham and Rainham
  • Region: South East

Assessment Information

  • Assessment Type: Building or structure
  • Condition: Poor
  • Occupancy / Use: Not applicable
  • Priority: C - Slow decay; no solution agreed
  • Previous Priority: C
  • Ownership: Charity (heritage)
  • Designation: Scheduled Monument, part in CA