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This note sets out the principles that apply to altering the windows of historic buildings.
This guidance note sets out the legal requirements relating to works on scheduled monuments under the Ancient Monuments and Archaeological Areas Act 1979.
This guidance note sets out the principles that apply to developments affecting World Heritage Sites.
This note provides guidance for anyone considering undertaking archaeological excavation on a scheduled monument when the primary reason is for research purposes.
Use and adaptation of listed buildings
This case study illustrated how a distinctive old school building has been brought back to life as part of a new private residential development.