There are 25 conservation areas in the Chelmsford area, which we have protected for their special architectural or historic interest.   

If you want to carry out work on a building or tree in a conservation area, you need to check which permissions you will need.

Conservation area plans and character appraisals

You can download plans for each conservation area, as well as additional information including character appraisals. 

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Last updated: 22 September 2022