listed building

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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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O'Brien's ruling could come today in a lawsuit filed by architectural preservationists from the Los Angeles Conservancy, who contend that a thorough environmental review should be conducted before the 120-year-old church is torn down.
The new $45 million church, conference center and rectory, Mahony told the architectural preservationists, would befit the nation's largest archdiocese, which has nearly 4 million Roman Catholics in Los Angeles, Ventura and Santa Barbara counties.
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