Pollokshields Heritage

Conservation Area

Produced by Historic Scotland this short guide focuses mainly on the external features of a house, but also considers internal conditions as these can be indicators of problems elsewhere. While primarily aimed at homeowners, it will be relevant to anyone that is responsible for the maintenance of traditional buildings. There are a couple of useful maintenance checklists on pages 43 and 44. You can download this as a PDF or order a hard copy via their website. using the link below.

Short Guide: Maintaining Your Home | Explore Your Built Heritage (engineshed.scot)

Pollokshields is a conservation area. This means that attention needs to be paid when making decisions to change or remove certain features, among which are: