Chapter 5. Problems and Opportunities in Rural Conservation

  1. Michael Forsyth
  1. Jeremy Lake

Published Online: 15 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470691823.ch5

Understanding Historic Building Conservation

Understanding Historic Building Conservation

How to Cite

Lake, J. (2007) Problems and Opportunities in Rural Conservation, in Understanding Historic Building Conservation (ed M. Forsyth), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470691823.ch5

Editor Information

  1. Department of Architecture and Civil Engineering, University of Bath

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405111720

Online ISBN: 9780470691823



  • rural conservation;
  • environmental movement;
  • modern lifestyles;
  • nineteenth-century romanticism;
  • protection of buildings


This chapter contains section titled:

  • Listing

  • The Thematic Surveys

  • Towards an Integrated Approach

  • Farmsteads

  • Conclusion

  • Endnotes

  • Appendix: An Assessment Framework for Farmstead Buildings