Design well on the old: architectural conservation as a solution for 21st Century challenges

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Scotland’s identity is closely linked to its historic buildings, ranking in the Nation Brands Index 12 out of 50 nations for its reputation of being rich in cultural heritage. The historic environment is also very important for Scottish economy and society: according to the 2016 Scotland’s Historic Environment Audit it contributes in excess of £2.3 billion to Scotland’s economy and it is good for our health and well-being.
Original languageEnglish
Number of pages1
Specialist publicationCommercial Property
PublisherTimes Newspapers Ltd.
Publication statusPublished - 30 Nov 2017


  • cultural heritage
  • new buildings
  • historic buildings

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