The Setting of Heritage Assets

    SubTitle

    Historic Environment Good Practice Advice in Planning: 3
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        Paperback / softback

        Publication Date

        30 Apr 2015
        10471461
        10471461

        Main Summary

          The purpose of this Good Practice Advice note is to provide information on good practice to assist local authorities, planning and other consultants, owners, applicants and other interested parties in implementing historic environment policy in the National Planning Policy Framework (NPPF) and the related guidance given in the National Planning Practice Guide (PPG).
           
          This document sets out guidance on managing change within the settings of heritage assets, including archaeological remains and historic buildings, sites, areas, and landscapes.

          Additional Information

          Publishing Status

          Active

          Size

          297mm

          Number of Illustrations

          0

          Number of Pages

          18

          ISBN

          9781848024311

          Contents

            Introduction
            Relationship of setting to curtilage, character and context
            The extent of setting
            Views and setting
            Setting and the significance of heritage assets
            A Staged Approach to Proportionate Decision-Taking
            Step 1: identifying the heritage assets affected and their settings
            Step 2: Assessing whether, how and to what degree these settings make a contribution to the significance of the heritage asset(s)
            Step 3: Assessing the effect of the proposed development on the significance of the asset(s)
            Step 4: Maximising enhancement and minimising harm
            Step 5: Making and documenting the decision and monitoring outcomes

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