Heritage and conservation


Conservation Area Search

Search for properties in conservation areas using the form.

Public display of Exhibition Boards

Download information that was on display at the public exhibition for the Notting Hill Gate consultation in September 2015.

Conservation area proposal statements

Each Conservation Area has a Proposal Document which sets out why the area is protected, what its special features are and our plans for the area.

Conservation areas

Read about and search conservation areas in our borough.

The Academy Public House

Download planning reports including Article 4 Directions relating to The Academy Public House on Princedale Road in Notting Hill.

Kensington Park Hotel

Download Article 4 Directions and Reports about Kensington Park Hotel.

Article 4 directions

Information about article 4 directions and a current list of developments.

Kensington and Chelsea Quality Review Panel

To assist us in protecting the architectural heritage of the area, we have a Quality Review Panel which meets regularly

Public art

Information and policies on public art in the borough.


Planning and policy information about trees in the borough.

Listed buildings explained

Information about listed buildings in the borough which have special architectural or historic interest and are protected by law.

Conservation area appraisals

Information on conservation area appraisals including current and closed consultations. The aim is to preserve key areas of the borough.

Conservation Area Maps

Download PDF maps of the conservation areas within the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea.

Listed buildings

Listed buildings have special architectural or historic interest and are protected by law. 

Listed buildings search

Search for listed buildings in the borough to find out if building consent is required.

Conservation Areas

Here you will find an introduction, maps and documents related to conservation areas in the Royal Borough.