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

--Institute of Historic Building Conservation