The House from a circa 1902 postcard
House & Family History: Pendennis was built by Henry VIII in the mid-16th century. The Castle cost £5,614 to build and has defended Britain's coast for 450 years.
Comments: Historic England considers Pendennis to be "one of the finest examples of a post-medieval defensive promontory fort in the country."
House Listed: Grade I
Park Listed: Not Listed
Current Ownership Type: English Heritage
Primary Current Ownership Use: Visitor Attraction