Built Heritage and Historic Townscape

The built heritage team offers a comprehensive heritage planning service to a wide range of clients across the country. Working with major developers and talented architects, we have built a strong reputation for our commercially astute advice, which adds value to the development process and helps realise our clients’ objectives.

Our Built Heritage Services cover:

  • Pre-acquisition Advice
  • Statements of Significance
  • Heritage Statements and Impact Assessments
  • Design Guidance
  • Enforcement Cases 
  • Architectural and Historical Research
  • Conservation Management Plans
  • Environmental Impact Assessments 
  • Planning Inquiries and appeals

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The archaeology team are the leading providers of independent advice to land owners and developers.

Free of links to local authority departments and field units, our professional approach and extensive contacts ensure that clients' interests are dealt with effectively and a balance between the often conflicting demands of profitable development and conservation is achieved.

Our Archaeology Services Include:

  • Pre-Application advice;
  • Discharge of archaeological planning conditions;
  • Desk based assessments;
  • Written schemes of investigation;
  • Archaeological fieldwork;
  • Historic Building Recording;
  • Historic landscape characterisation;
  • Planning Inquiries.

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Key Clients

Taylor Wimpey / Berkeley Homes / Hallam Land Management / McCarthy and Stone / Land Securities / Prologis

CgMs (part of RPS Group Plc)

CgMs Ltd was formed in 1997 and provides specialist consultancy advice to clients in the combined disciplines of archaeology and historic buildings.

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Our Heritage Team is headed by Duncan Hawkins Director
020 7832 1481
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