FORT FAREHAM

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1094240
Date first listed:
22-Oct-1976
Statutory Address:
FORT FAREHAM, NEWGATE LANE

Map

Ordnance survey map of FORT FAREHAM
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Location

Statutory Address:
FORT FAREHAM, NEWGATE LANE

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County:
Hampshire
District:
Fareham (District Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SU 57336 04907

Details

NEWGATE LANE 1. 5231 (West Side) Fareham Fort Fareham SU 5705 4/137 SU 50 SE 20/137 II GV 2. Mid C19 fort forming part of a series of fortifications built to defend Portsmouth Harbour. Probably constructed about 1860 during Lord Palmerston's 2nd Ministry, at the time of a scare of war with France. Irregular shape. Surrounded by a bank lined with red brick on both the inside and outside, part with tiers of arches. Outside this is a moat, now dry. Centre of Fort now used as an Industrial Estate and some of arches now occupied by industrial premises. Fort Fareham and the Iron Bridge form a group.

Listing NGR: SU5828106328

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
141713
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

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