19 April 2012
Green Park, Reading
This seminar will examine implications of policies on setting in the new National Planning Policy Framework and the National Planning Policy Statements. The session will look at guidance recently published by English Heritage, and the heritage values enshrined in their Conservation Principles Policy and Guidance.
The seminar will explain:
how establish the scope of historic setting in the context of a proposal
how to assess and describe the historic significance of historic places within that scope
how local and national planning policies may inform that assessment
how to use the assessment in the design process
how to present your assessment in terms that others will understand, consistently
how to address and resolve differences of opinion
The course will be illustrated with appeal decisions influenced by matters of setting, and examples of new development that has successfully accommodated the setting of heritage assets.
RIBA/CIAT Members - £55 + VAT
Others - £80 + VAT
RIBA Student Members - £15 + VAT
CPD Club Members - one place included in the club ticket