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IHBC articles

This is a list of articles on Conservation Wiki (part of Designing Buildings Wiki) that were created by The Institute of Historic Building Conservation (IHBC).


  1. After the Fire: London churches in the age of Wren, Hooke, Hawksmoor and Gibbs.
  2. Appeals against urgent works notices
  3. Bromley Hall evolution
  4. BS 7913: Guide to the Conservation of Historic Buildings.
  5. Capacity-building grants support management of the historic environment.
  6. Car parking in conservation areas.
  7. Cautions or formal warnings in relation to potential listed building offences in England and Wales
  8. Charging for Listed Building Consent pre-application advice
  9. Charging for Listed Building Consent pre-application advice part 2
  10. Chester, conservation as positive action
  11. Chinese renaissance architecture in China and Hong Kong
  12. Civic Amenities Act.
  13. Community engagement in conservation.
  14. Compulsory purchase orders for listed buildings.
  15. Conservation areas and protecting open space.
  16. Conservation as action and reaction.
  17. Conservation in Chester.
  18. Conservation of the historic environment
  19. Conservation officers in historic towns.
  20. Conservation practice survey 2016
  21. Conservative surgery in Edinburgh.
  22. Conserving Cornish harbours.
  23. Conserving Ruchill Hospital water tower.
  24. Decision support for energy improvements
  25. Dudley townscape heritage initiative.
  26. Education, training and standards for 21st century conservation professionals.
  27. Energy efficiency for the National Trust.
  28. Energy efficiency of traditional buildings.
  29. Energy-related retrofits of buildings and urban areas, a comparison between Germany and the UK.
  30. Fitness for purpose in listing considerations.
  31. Forced entry to listed buildings
  32. French drain.
  33. Gardens Trust.
  34. Harrogate in 1988.
  35. Heritage perspectives on infrastructure.
  36. Historic England's charged-for services for listing certainty and pre-application planning conversations.
  37. Historic Environment Service Provider Recognition
  38. How to make conservation areas work.
  39. How to deal with retrofit risks.
  40. IHBC articles
  41. IHBContext144
  42. IHBC Listed Buildings Prosecutions Database
  43. IHBC warn government on retrofitting older homes
  44. Implementing the Heritage Protection Reforms.
  45. Integrating conservation in multi-disciplinary consultancies.
  46. Is conservation area policy fit for purpose 50 years on.
  47. Landscapes of human exploitation.
  48. Large-scale murals.
  49. Liveable Yangon: for whom?
  50. Local authority conservation specialists jobs market 2014
  51. Loss of senior conservation staff and posts in England March 2010 to April 2011
  52. Malvern station, priory and other buildings.
  53. Manor Farmhouse listed building prosecution.
  54. Mr Barry's War.
  55. Negotiating skills for conservation professionals
  56. Nudge theory in relation to historic environment conservation
  57. Planning authority duty to provide specialist conservation advice
  58. Planning for sustainable historic places.
  59. Planning related applications for judicial review
  60. Presenting to design review panels
  61. Reconciling conservation and sustainable development.
  62. Recording old industrial sites.
  63. Restoring Charles Drake's concrete house.
  64. Restoring Clitheroe Pinnacle.
  65. Restoring Kew’s Temperate House
  66. Restoring Singapore shophouses
  67. Retrofit measures for historic buildings and cities.
  68. Richard Norman Shaw and the construction of Albert Hall Mansions.
  69. Saltaire.
  70. Scotland's Homes Fit for Heroes.
  71. Small vernacular agricultural buildings in Wales.
  72. Space, Hope and Brutalism.
  73. Summary of appeals at October 2014 under S.55 of the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990.
  74. Tax Relief for Heritage: Lessons from abroad.
  75. Tecton structures at Dudley Zoo.
  76. The conservation challenge facing Ireland’s industrial heritage.
  77. The Each Home Counts report and traditional buildings.
  78. The green belt and historic buildings.
  79. The history of conservation areas.
  80. The Hong Kong shophouse
  81. The Institute of Historic Building Conservation
  82. The King’s School, Worcester.
  83. The work of Delyn Borough Council in rehabilitating Greenfield Valley Heritage Park.
  84. Thermography for traditional buildings.
  85. Understanding dampness.
  86. Understanding the performance of solid walls.
  87. Urgent works in advance of a listed building consent
  88. Use of direct action in heritage enforcement cases in England
  89. Use of injunctions in heritage cases in England and Wales
  90. Use of railway carriages as holiday homes and permanent housing
  91. Valuing historic places
  92. VAT Policy for historic buildings.
  93. Wall insulation and moisture risk.
  94. What data should be incorporated into Historic Environment Records.
  95. Wimpole Gothic Tower conservation.
  96. Worcester timber buildings and the Commandery.
  97. Worcester’s Georgian churches.
  98. Worcester sculptor William Forsyth.

--Institute of Historic Building Conservation