Listed Buildings and Other Heritage Assets (5ed)

Listed Buildings and Other Heritage Assets (5ed)
Mynors, C
Sweet & Maxwell

This book is the standard reference work for lawyers, planners and all others working in this area on the law protecting historic buildings, conservation areas and other heritage assets in the UK.

  • Explains how the key features of the built heritage are protected
  • Shows how planning controls apply to works to listed buildings and in conservation areas
  • Goes through the processes for applying for planning permission and appealing against a decision
  • Sets out the consequences of carrying out works without consent
  • Discusses the powers that exist to bring about repairs and for the acquisition of historic buildings and other heritage assets by public authorities
  • Includes tables of the consents needed for works to listed buildings and in conservation areas
  • Reproduces drawings illustrating key curtilage cases
  • Covers important new statutes, including the Planning Act 2008, the Localism Act 2011, the Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Act 2013, and the Planning (Wales) Act 2015
  • Deals with the National Planning Policy Framework, the web-based Planning Practice Guidance, and (in 2015) the Good Practice Advice notes from Historic England
  • Applies throughout the UK, taking account of the Historic Environment (Scotland) Acts of 2011 and 2014 and the Planning Act (Northern Ireland) 2011
  • Discusses over 75 new court decisions, including Asford BC v Barratt, Chambers v Guildford BC, RBS v Allen, R (East Riding of Yorkshire) v Hobson
  • Includes a selection of forms and precedents
  • Provides sample conditions on listed building consents
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