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POLICY ENV 21 - DEMOLITION IN CONSERVATION AREAS

THE DEMOLITION OF BUILDINGS IN CONSERVATION AREAS WILL BE STRICTLY CONTROLLED, INCLUDING BOUNDARY WALLS, FENCES, RAILINGS AND GATES WHERE THEY MAKE AN IMPORTANT VISUAL CONTRIBUTION TO THE QUALITY OF THE STREET SCENE. IN PARTICULAR:

  1. LISTED BUILDING CONSENT FOR THE DEMOLITION OF A LISTED BUILDING OR BUILDING/STRUCTURE WITHIN ITS CURTILAGE WILL ONLY BE GIVEN IN EXCEPTIONAL CIRCUMSTANCES;
  2. THE DEMOLITION OF AN UNLISTED BUILDING OR STRUCTURE WITHIN A CONSERVATION AREA WILL BE PERMITTED WHERE FULL PLANNING PERMISSION HAS BEEN GRANTED FOR THE PROPOSED NEW USE OR DEVELOPMENT; AND
  3. PROPOSALS FOR THE DEMOLITION OF A BUILDING IN A CONSERVATION AREA SHOULD BE ACCOMPANIED BY PROPOSALS FOR THE APPROPRIATE RE-USE OF LOCAL INDIGENOUS MATERIALS WHICH REFLECT THE CHARACTER OF THE CONSERVATION AREA.

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