Scraesdon Fort, Antony - Cornwall (UA)

Built 1868, used for military training purposes. Vegetation is being kept under reasonable control. Works have been undertaken to stop water ingress and repairs to metalwork throughout site. Drawbridge and main gate repairs were completed in 2014. The ditch was cleared in 2015.

Scraesdon Fort, Antony - Cornwall (UA)
© Historic England

Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: Scraesdon Fort
  • Heritage Category: Scheduled Monument
  • List Entry Number: 1004347
  • Local Planning Authority: Cornwall (UA)
  • Site Type: Defence > Fort


  • Building Name: Scraesdon Fort
  • Unitary Authority: Cornwall (UA)
  • Parish: Antony
  • Parliamentary Constituency: South East Cornwall
  • Region: South West

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: Government or agency
  • Designation: Scheduled Monument and Listed Building grade II
  • List Entry Number(s): 1004347 and 1140707