Local Heritage Listing
Historic England Advice Note 7
The advice supports local authorities and communities to introduce a local list in their area or make changes to an existing list, through the preparation of selection criteria, thereby encouraging a more consistent approach to the identification and management of local heritage assets across England. A local list can celebrate the breadth of the historic environment of a local area by encompassing the full range of heritage assets that make up the historic environment and ensure the proper validation and recording of local heritage assets. They also provide a consistent and accountable way of identifying local heritage assets, to the benefit of owners and developers who need to understand local development opportunities and constraints.
First published by English Heritage May 2012, under the title Good Practice Guide for
Local Heritage Listing.
- The role of local heritage listing
- Protection of locally listed heritage assets
- Local listing and conservation areas
- Local plans and local heritage listing
- Setting up and running a local list
- Initiating a local heritage list
- Defining the scope of the local heritage list
- The local heritage list cycle
- Series: Guidance
- Publication Status: Completed
- Pages: 20
- Product Code: HEAG018
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An introduction to good practice guidance on managing local heritage assets using local heritage lists.
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This page contains information on the importance of the historic environment in the neighbourhood planning process.