Architectural Heritage

English Heritage is the authority responsible for the conservation of important heritage sites, and is a statutory consultee on wind farm developments.

English Heritage is the authority responsible for the conservation of important heritage sites, and is a statutory consultee on wind farm developments. If a wind turbine proposal is in a Conservation Area or is near Listed Buildings, the visual impact on the existing built environment will be closely scrutinised. Any objection from the heritage bodies is likely to be decisive.