Listed Buildings

18/01/2019

When doing any construction work within Cornwall and Devon, it is important to not only know if your building is listed but also what that listing entails.

All listed buildings will fall into one of three categories;

Grade l

Grade II*

Grade II

Around 90% of homes are Grade II listed. Grade I being reserved for buildings of the highest significance.

So What Does That Mean for Construction Work ?

Having a listed building require building/construction work to be done that falls inline with what is required by Historic England. Generally there are a view majour things to be avoided such as

Each property is case specific. For example some listed building, properties already have plastic guttering etc.

How do i find out if my property is listed ?

The list is accessed here, simply enter the postcode and all should be revealed