Artist’s home and studio in Charlotte Street is given protected status

Front of building.

A building containing the former family home of artist and designer couple Adrian and Corinne Heath and the studio of modernist artist Birgit Skiöld has been listed as a heritage asset because of its architectural and cultural value. Historic England has given Grade II listed status to the building at 28 Charlotte Street because it holds …

French school under scrutiny after illegal work on listed buildings

Front of three Georgian builldings.

A French school due to start its first teaching year this autumn has had to learn about English heritage the hard way after it was warned against unauthorised alterations to listed buildings in one of London's best preserved Georgian squares. Ecole Jeannine Manuel, which has schools in Paris and Lille, acquired a lease last year on a group of Grade …