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planning application

A planning application is required to alter and refurbish listed buildings and conservation areas independently from permitted development rights. It involves submitting the proposal documents to a portal for the local authority to assess.

View of draft plans from heritage consultant London

Pre-application or Pre-app

One-size-fits-all does not work with listed buildings, Pre-apps can be of great help when handling a complex project or a risky proposal. Understand its benefits and how to make the most of it.

Historic Building Studio's heritage consultant

What is a heritage consultant in relation to a listed building?

If you own a listed building, you could benefit from the service of a heritage consultant. Learn more about what they can offer at different stages. From buying, redesigning, applying for planning and achieving your dream home.

Eva taking measurements

Why should I commission a measured survey?

A good planning application is prepared with the best knowledge of your building. A measured survey will significantly contribute to that.