DiCamillo Companion
England

Pendennis Castle

  • 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

  • House Open to Public: Yes

    Phone: 01326-316-594

    Fax: 01326-319-911

    Email: customers@english-heritage.org.uk

    Website: https://www.english-heritage.org.uk

    Historic Houses Member: No