The unnecessary replacement of old timber windows is of continuing concern to the SPAB. Such work can diminish both the character and value of an older building. Neighbouring properties could well suffer too.
... some schemes are well designed and complement the existing building, many others have a detrimental impact on the historic fabric and character of the church. This guidance aims to provide an understanding of the SPAB’s view on extensions to church buildings and the ...
A listed building is a building, object or structure that has been judged to be of national importance ... of protection.
Planning and legislation
listed building consent
Listed buildings ...