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British Listed Buildings Online

Welcome to British Listed Buildings, an online database of buildings and structures that are listed as being of special architectural and historic interest.

As well as reading the official listing data for each building, you can also view the location on a map, and, where possible, see it in Google Streetview and Bing Birds Eye View. You can also add your own comments, information and photos and view comments and photos submitted by other users of the site.

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Rose Cottage with Lower Idstone farmhouse at rear, Idstone

Lower Idstone Farmhouse and Rose Cottage Adjoining Ashbury Oxfordshire

Recent Listed Building Comments

Old Spanker's Cottage Formby Sefton

I thought you might like to know that my Father, Bryan Hawkis (dob 15.05.1942) was born in Formby and lived in Spankers Cottage with his parents and brother Jonathan Hawkins.

Georgina Hawkins, 5 January 2017

Four Wents Cottage Tour Wents Hawkhurst Kent

Just completed a family tree and it transpires that a relation lived at No. 2 in 1841 until 1870!!!

Linda Knight, 4 January 2017

Tyringham Hall Tyringham and Filgrave Milton Keynes

I found previous comments very interesting. I too was born here on 19th Sept 1943 I had reason to check this out on Google Earth and saw that Tyringham Hall has been refurbished and must be either a private or commercial premises. How things change !!!! Paul Humphreys

Paul Humphreys, 2 January 2017

Beacon Terrace Torquay Torbay

The gas lamps on nos 3 and 4 were put there by my father in the mid sixties when it was The Hansom Cab Restaurant.

Max Linder, 30 December 2016

Church of St John The Baptist. Castle Cardiff

Hi, can you tell me why a pathway splitting the cemetry was put at St Johns Church in Cardiff? Somebody has questioned it on Facebook. I watched many weddings using the pathway entrance from my 2nd floor office window in Working Street in the 1960s. So now [...]

Margaret Watkins, 27 December 2016

42, High Street Minster Kent

http://services.historicengland.org.uk/webfiles/GetFiles.aspx?action=dl&fileid=A84E32AF-A7F0-4CFA-88EF-25FC166AD817 Good Morning Here is the full English Heritage listing for The Elms, CT1 24BT Regards Alan Jones

ALAN JONES, 24 December 2016

Old Post Office Sourton Devon

I have grown up intrigued by this building and interested to know about its history. It is so disappointing to see that it has been left unloved and cared for when i am sure it will have such an interesting history. If anyone has any information on this building or [...]

Emily Booth , 20 December 2016

The Cliffe Wybunbury Cheshire East

I was born there on Feb 16th 1950 and later my sister too on Aug 21st 1954.

Philip John Dodd, 20 December 2016

Linden House Sawbridgeworth Hertfordshire

You have incorrect address listed It should be Linden House 4 Knight Street Sawbridgeworth CM21 9AT

Michael Carter, 13 December 2016

Cory Manor West Putford Devon

The Country Houses of Devon. Volume I, page 256-157 b.Hugh Melle. Black Dog Press, Crediton 2015.

Robert J.Ligthelm, 11 December 2016

Millaton House Bridestowe Devon

Whilst the frontage of Millaton House still exhibits a pleasing symmetry, and the grounds still host several magnificent specimen trees, the rear of the building tells a rather different and sadder story. Against the fine sweeping, rubble stone wall against whose south side stood a now sadly demolished orangery, there [...]

Mrs Rose Dugard, 10 December 2016

Water Tower on Tower Hill Ormskirk Lancashire

There are plans to put a three storey apartment on the top of this tower.

Peter Hodge, 9 December 2016

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