It was erect in 1745 but the two bastions built close to the door and the gunboats set to their sides they try that in the XVI century was possible to access the city of Sorrento from the actual door of street Sersale.
In 1921 you/they were made some excavations that exactly brought to the light of the ruins of a situated Greek door under that eighteenth-century.
To remember I dig him/it archaeological the Town hall it made to wall up a headstone: “LEFTOVERS OF THE SOUTHERN DOOR OF THE ANCIENT SORRENTO CHE IT IS ABLE HIM Á. THE ENCLOSURE OF THE COLUMN OF AUGUST OPEN IN THE YEAR MCMXXI.”
In the year 1925 the commune made to build of the boundaries and of the parapets to protect the rests of that site.