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Heritage & Conservation Areas

Conservation Areas

A Conservation Area is an area of special architectural or historic interest the character or appearance of which it is desirable to preserve or enhance. They are designated by the Council.

Listed Buildings

A Listed Building is a building or structure of special architectural or historic interest. They are designated by the Secretary of State on the advice of Historic England.

Heritage Grants

The Council has three heritage grants schemes.

Heritage at Risk

Heritage at Risk is the term for heritage assets that are at risk of being lost, generally due to neglect or decay.