Iron and Brass Foundry, 1/140, Victoria Road, HM Naval Base, Portsmouth - Portsmouth, City of (UA)

Iron foundry and smithery built 1857-1861, by Col GT Greene RE and Andrew Murray, Chief Engineer; extended 1878, with later alterations. The main part of the building was converted to office use in 2003. The east wing (Building 1/136) remains unused and at risk. There are concerns over water ingress and drainage of ground water.

Iron and Brass Foundry, 1/140, Victoria Road, HM Naval Base, Portsmouth - Portsmouth, City of (UA)
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Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: IRON FOUNDRY (BUILDING NUMBER 1/140) IRON FOUNDRY (BUILDING NUMBER 1/140) INCLUDING RAILINGS AND BOLLARDS
  • Heritage Category: Listed Building grade II*
  • List Entry Number: 1272310
  • Local Planning Authority: Portsmouth, City of (UA)
  • Site Type: Industrial > Metal industry site

Location

  • Building Name: Iron and Brass Foundry
  • Street Number: 1/140
  • Street Name: Victoria Road
  • Locality: HM Naval Base, Portsmouth
  • Unitary Authority: Portsmouth, City of (UA)
  • Parliamentary Constituency: Portsmouth South
  • Region: South East

Assessment Information

  • Assessment Type: Building or structure
  • Condition: Fair
  • Occupancy / Use: Part occupied/part in use
  • Priority: C - Slow decay; no solution agreed
  • Previous Priority: C
  • Ownership: Government or agency
  • Designation: Listed Building grade II*, CA

Contact Details

Marion Brinton 01483 252017

Next steps

Read more about this historic site on the National Heritage List for England