Listing and Designation
Our heritage is protected by a number of different systems of designation, which identify a site as being architecturally, archaeologically, historically or artistically significant. Probably the best known system of designation is the listing of buildings.
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Heritage at Risk
Find out more about the annual Heritage at Risk programme which highlights the many historic places that are most at risk of loss, neglect or decay.
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