Braithwell was designated a conservation area on 23 July 1979. A full appraisal has yet to be carried out.
Bessacarr was designated a conservation area on 6 January 2004. The first appraisal of the conservation area was carried out after consultation in 2005. The appraisal also included the Development Control Guide which was adopted as draft interim supplementary planning document including amendments to the boundary on July 21, 2005.
Bawtry was designated a conservation area on 22 June 1970.
Barnburgh was designated a conservation area on 15 June 1978. A full appraisal has yet to be carried out.
Arksey was designated a conservation area on 8 October 1990. A full appraisal is yet to be carried out.
Adwick-le-Street was designated a conservation area on 6 January 1992. A full appraisal has yet to be carried out.
A conservation area is an area of special architectural or historic interest, the character or appearance of which is desirable to preserve or enhance. Under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990, the Council has a duty to consider the designation of conservation areas.
A conservation area is an 'area of special architectural or historic interest, the character of which is desirable to preserve or enhance'. It is the character of the area rather than the presence of individual buildings, which justifies designation of a conservation area.
A Design and Access Statement is a short report accompanying and supporting a planning application that should seek to explain and justify the proposal in a structured way.
The Design and Conservation Team (which is part of the Built and Natural Environment Team) is responsible for the provision of detailed design and conservation advice on: