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List of buildings of special architectural or historic interest by Great Britain. Department of the Environment.,Department of the Environment edition, in English - 8th ed. Buildings of architectural or historic interest in the British West Indies.
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Grade I is reserved for buildings of exceptional interest; Grade II* are buildings of more than. The Council holds a list of buildings that are of architectural or historical interest at a local level.
These are not subject to the same controls as statutory listed buildings that are listed by the Government, but their significance is nonetheless a material consideration in the planning process. Wandsworth has a heritage that is rich in architectural and historic character.
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This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act as amended for its special architectural or historic interest. End of official listing Images of England.
Listed buildings and borough history Consent to alter a listed building Proposals for demolition, or works to alter or extend a listed building that would affect its character as a building of special architectural or historic interest require listed building consent from the Council.
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End of official listing. Grade I and II* listed buildings in the London Borough of Wandsworth Notes [ edit ] ^ The date given is the date used by Historic England as significant for the initial building or that of an important part in the structure's description.
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