Setting of Grade I and II listed buildings and Conservation Area
Outline Consent granted at appeal for the erection of up to 141 dwellings at Land at Long Street Road, Hanslope, Milton Keynes.
What we did
- Prepared a Significance Assessment to understand the relative significance of the extant heritage assets.
- Undertook an Impact Assessment which reviewed the effect that the proposed scheme had on the setting of the Grade I and II listed buildings.
- Provided design advice to ensure the proposals were sympathetic to the surrounding historic environment.
Outline Consent granted for 141 dwellings.
i) the importance of clearly articulating the relative significance of an asset and how setting does or does not contribute to it,
ii) understanding the quality and extent of its setting and how development might affect it,
iii) working with design to mitigate any impacts and,
iv) presenting and assessing impacts accurately and robustly.