A Random Image

The Grange – a Case for Conservation

CoverThis booklet was produced by the Conservation Group of the

Grange Association in 1982.  It gives information about the area including

interesting sections on the history and the nature of the area.

We wish to thank all members of the Conservation

Group of 1982 and especially Mrs Sofia Leonard who

prepared the book.

 

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CONTENTS  – CLICK ON THE CHAPTER HEADING

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PREFACE  4
ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS 5
INTRODUCTION

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1. OBJECTIVES 8
2. HISTORIC BACKGROUND 8
3. ANALYSIS OF THE HOUSHOLD SURVEY 27
4. OTHER SURVEYS 33
5. SPECIAL CHARACTER:
ARCHITECTURE AND TOWNSCAPE
40
6.TREES 55
7. THREATS TO THE CHARACTER 62
8. MEANS OF PROTECTION 65
9. PUBLIC PARTICIPATION 70
10. CONCLUSIONS AND RECOMMENDATIONS 72
11.BIBLIOGRAPHY 74
APPENDIX 1 — MAP FACSIMILES 76
APPENDIX II — QUESTIONNAIRE AND STATISTICS FROM THE HOUSEHOLD SURVEY 84
APPENDIX III — A PARKING SURVEY SHEET 86
APPENDIX IV-VI TREES 87
APPENDIX VII — POINTS OF VIEW FROM THE CONSERVATION EXHIBITION 89
APPENDIX VIII — THE GRIFFINS, WYVERNS AND THE STONES FROM ST. ROQUE’S CHAPEL 90
APPENDIX IX — BOOKS FOR FURTHER READING 91
APPENDIX X — LIST OF SUBSCRIBERS 93
INDEX 95