The Vision Group’s website has the latest addition of ‘Built Heritage’.
And under the section on Sidmouth is a reference to the fact that the Sid Valley has more listed buildings than anywhere in Devon apart from Exeter:
The early 19th century thatched cottage was Grade II listed in 1951 (as Pauntley Cottage).
At the end of June, the council finally adopted new guidance on putting together a formal ‘local list’ – which would complement the Grade I and II national list:
This brings a long period of consultation to a close and so the promise of moving towards formalising this ‘local list’:
Although the council clearly sees local heritage as a priority:
As does central government:
To help this process, back in 2015, the Sid Vale Association put together its own consultation process: