Friday, June 08, 2007

325) The Construction of New Buildings behind Historic Facades ***

Highfield, D. (1991). The Construction of New Buildings behind Historic Facades. E & FN Spon, London.
  • The redelopment and conservation of historic buildings (ms1-2)
  • Why facade retention (ms3-5)
  • The acceptability of facade retention as a means of architectural conservation (ms7-10)
  • The planning and decision-making process (ms12-18)
  • Design criteria for facade-retention schemes (ms20-27)
  • The technical aspects of facade retention (ms29-42)
  • Facade retention case studies (ms43-147)
  • Further reading (ms6,11,19,28,42)