We'd like to know if you have made any discoveries about West Berkshire's historic environment* or have noticed a change in the condition of one of our heritage assets.*We maintain West Berkshire's Historic Environment Record (HER) and the information we hold is only as good as our sources.
*Historic environment: 'All aspects of the environment resulting from the interaction between people and places through time, including all surviving physical remains of past human activity, whether visible, buried or submerged, and landscaped and planted or managed flora.' (National Planning Policy Framework 2019: 67).
*Heritage asset: 'A building, monument, site, place, area or landscape identified as having a degree of significance meriting consideration in planning decisions, because of its heritage interest. Heritage assets include designated heritage assets and assets identified by the local planning authority (including local listing)' (National Planning Policy Framework 2019: 67).