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listed building

(in Britain) a building officially recognized as having special historical or architectural interest and therefore protected from demolition or alteration

listed building

Any building designated as being of historic architectural interest by one of the many organizations dedicated to the preservation of historic architecture.
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Smith's interest in architectural preservation began in the '70s while a student in the Graduate School of Architecture at the University of Utah.
A discussion about ownership and access questions, he said, might include a look at laws restricting private property in the name of environmental protection or architectural preservation.
While it may be true that government-directed interests in architectural preservation have been refocused toward a broader definition of heritage, this change has positive implications.
Her expertise in architectural preservation as well as her experience as an office principal will strengthen our architecture practice within the Washington, D.
The impact of Kelly's work in architectural preservation reaches far beyond the United States," says Atsuko Tanaka, of the Nippon Institute of Technology near Tokyo.
The restoration and conservation project is focused on architectural preservation and encompasses historical research, conservation technology and joint U.
The Mayo Group has made historic and architectural preservation a priority, an important factor since much of its property faces the city's historic and newly refurbished Common.
Because of the federal-housing guarantee and the loans available to veterans, the dream of owning your own home became a reality,'' said Kenneth Breisch, director of the University of Southern California's Architectural Preservation Program.
In response to this, and other stories of underhand and irresponsible property stewardship, three foreign journalists have helped set up a conservation group--the Moscow Architectural Preservation Society (MAPS)--to try to save Moscow's heritage.
The primary concern of the Historic Sites and Monuments Board remained a commemorative plaque program, while from the 1930s onward the branch increasingly shouldered responsibility for architectural preservation, site development and tourism promotion.
Creaform's suite of products and services, supported by an advanced training program, serve the automotive, aerospace, biomechanics, consumer products, education, architectural preservation and multimedia industries, among others.
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