Name of property:
Fortification located 60 meters above Schottegat controlling the town and port within its field of fire. Consists of a rectangular main battery with powder storehouse and cistern, a small battery, barracks and kitchen and a latrine, within a ring wall. Close to the fort is a typical well with staircase access.
Architectural historical and cultural historical value as a rare piece of fortress design. Historical value for the military history of Curaçao. Specific value as an ensemble of a complex of historic buildings with a prominent situation above the Historic Inner City and Sint Annabaai. Cultural historical and local customs value of the well with staircase access.