Listed Buildings

In the United Kingdom, buildings placed on the Statutory List of Buildings of Special Architectural or Historic Interest. Such buildings are deemed to have unique architectural or historical importance, as identified through periodic surveys; they are protected from demolition or alteration.

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34356
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listed buildings
listed building
buildings, listed
historic listed buildings

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In the United Kingdom, buildings placed on the Statutory List of Buildings of Special Architectural or Historic Interest. Such buildings are deemed to have unique architectural or historical importance, as identified through periodic surveys; they are protected from demolition or alteration.

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Bibliography

  1. 1.  The Getty Art & Architecture Thesaurus, 300343491. The J. Paul Getty Trust.