Benefits of membership
On joining you will receive a Log Book, which enables you to build a record of your home’s unique history and character. The log book is packed full of detailed information sheets, providing expert advice on a wide range of issues that you are likely to face. Bi-monthly copy of Listed Heritage magazine, along with a Specialist Directory and access to a telephone helpline to discuss any problems or plans in more detail.
This comprises a series of information sheets beginning with a clear explanation of how and why buildings are listed, a copy of your own homes listing, an explanation of the difference between the various grades etc. This is followed by a brief description of houses through the ages from the 11th and 12th century through to the start of the 20th century, an explanation about house construction through this same period and a check list of maintenance tasks.
The clubs magazine, Listed Heritage, is published in full colour every other month and is used to update ownership information, VAT and legal appeals etc. It also contains examples of conversions and restoration projects, member's letters, advice and information. Listed Heritage is the insider’s guide to listed property ownership.
When you need help quickly or want to discuss problems or plans, the free LPOC helpline puts our experience at your disposal. This service is particularly helpful at planning stages of a project as often a simple change of concept or phraseology may have considerable planning or VAT implications.