Guidance Notes on Listed Buildings - Stratos

Guidance Notes on Listed Buildings

What is a Listed Building? The Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport is responsible for preparing a List of Buildings which are regarded as having special architectural and or historic interest. The Listing covers three grades of building. Grade 1- Buildings of exceptional interest Grade II*- Buildings of particular interest and more than… Continue reading Guidance Notes on Listed Buildings

Guidance Notes on Highways - Stratos

Guidance Notes on Highways

Many of us take for granted the Access which we have from our Property. But do we actually know what comprises the extent of the highway which we use everyday and who is responsible for its upkeep?

The Localism Act - Stratos

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The Localism Act 2011 The Act runs to nearly 500 pages with much of the provisions requiring Secondary Legislation to take affect.  The Key Provisions are

Planning Permission - Stratos

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REQUIREMENTS FOR PLANNING PERMISSION                                Planning Law is a framework through which PLANNING CONTROL over land use can be exercised.

Building Regulations Guidance - Stratos

Building Regulations Guidance

GUIDANCE NOTES ON BUILDING REGULATIONS Building Regulations are concerned with issues of safety and health of occupiers of buildings together with “green matters” which enhance the Environment. Their predecessor was the old Bye Laws. Governed by the Building Act 1984 (“the 1984 Act”) and the 2010 Building Regulations which consolidates Regulations of 2000. The Regulations… Continue reading Building Regulations Guidance

LISTED BUILDINGS GUIDANCE - Stratos

LISTED BUILDINGS GUIDANCE

What is a Listed Building? The Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport is responsible for preparing a List of Buildings which are regarded as having special architectural and or historic interest. The Listing covers three grades of building. Grade 1- Buildings of exceptional interest Grade II*- Buildings of particular interest and more than just special… Continue reading LISTED BUILDINGS GUIDANCE