Supporting a client to convert and extend a prominent listed building.

Pre-application advice to secure a contextual addition to a rural conservation area.

Strategy advice, consultation and formal heritage statement for an imaginative conversion of a grade II listed viaduct.

Analysis of discrete character areas to inform a key city centre development in an important conservation area.

Maths Houses

Assessing the contribution of setting to the significance of grade II* listed buildings.


Reviewing curtilage and attachment and assessing significance to support the imaginative conversion of a grade II listed engineering workshop to a University Technical College.

Statutory heritage advice for the successful conversion and extension of a grade II* listed building and World Heritage Site attribute.

Statutory advice to support the creative re-use of a grade II listed building within a grade II* registered park and garden.

Constructive pre-application advice to secure a contemporary addition to a Lake District conservation area.

Practical support to safeguard a grade II* listed building at risk and World Heritage Site attribute.

Welcome to Graeme Ives Heritage Planning

Graeme Ives Heritage Planning is an independent heritage planning consultancy that understands the significance of heritage assets and promotes change through the planning system.

Driven by over 25 years of heritage, planning and urban design experience in consultancy and local planning authority sectors, combined with senior roles at Historic England, I apply a thorough understanding of legislation and policy with knowledge of architectural history and urban design to provide practical and credible advice to a wide range of clients.

Ready to start working with me?