Historic Interest

Heritage assets in this category will exhibit some evidence of an association with a notable person or event or relate to a key period of building development. This could either be a direct representation of a particular event or group of people or by historical use of a building. Examples may include former owners or links to commemorative events, charities, ecclesiastical or other community groups. Things to consider and research may include: local events, strong community or socio-economic events, links to a notable person/family, the history of established features such as road layout, town park or a landscape feature. Information relating to Blue Plaque schemes or similar can be a good source of information for this category.