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Latitude: 50.7831 / 50°46'59"N
Longitude: -1.058 / 1°3'28"W
OS Eastings: 466503
OS Northings: 98589
OS Grid: SZ665985
Mapcode National: GBR VX9.KJ
Mapcode Global: FRA 87N0.RMG
Entry Name: Eastney Barracks, Eastney Fort West
Listing Date: 25 September 1972
Last Amended: 18 March 1999
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1387042
English Heritage Legacy ID: 474458
Location: Portsmouth, PO4
County: City of Portsmouth
Electoral Ward/Division: Eastney and Craneswater
Built-Up Area: Portsmouth
Traditional County: Hampshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hampshire
Church of England Parish: Milton St James
Church of England Diocese: Portsmouth
SZ6698NE CROMWELL ROAD, Eastney
774-1/27/147 (East side)
25/09/72 Eastney Barracks, Eastney Fort West
(Formerly Listed as:
CROMWELL ROAD, Eastney
Eastney Fort East and Eastney Fort
West, Eastney Barracks)
Includes: Eastney Barracks, Eastney Fort West EASTNEY
Fort, now walled garden. 1862-67 with later alterations.
Flint, red brick, and ashlar. Wedge-shaped enclosure, facing
sea, with earth embankments, flint-faced internally, on west,
south and east sides and ditch along front (south side), now
partly filled. Enclosing wall of flint rubble with red-brick
bands, quoined pilasters and rounded coping; horizontal gun
apertures at approximately one metre intervals and some larger
apertures with granite surrounds. Entrance on north side has
large square piers of banded brick and flint with ashlar
quoins and capstones, and later brick infill forming smaller
INTERIOR: underground casements with arched entrances to
look-out positions. Steps up to parapet.
Scheduled Ancient Monument.
Listing NGR: SZ6658898977
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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