Glossary of terms
This page gives an explanation of the specialised terms and their meanings.
Key to building risk grade codes
The following status and risk grades are listed in the 'By District' register and the 'Grade I and II*' register.
|HER||Historic Environment Record|
|I||Statutory List Grade|
|II*||Statutory List Grade|
|II||Statutory List Grade|
|RPG||Registered Parks and Gardens|
|WHS||World Heritage Site|
Risk Grade 1
Repair scheme in progress and (where applicable) end use or user identified; functionally redundant buildings with new use agreed but not yet implemented.
Risk Grade 2
Under repair or in fair to good repair, but no user identified; or under threat of vacancy with no obvious new user (applicable only to buildings capable of beneficial use).
Risk Grade 3
Slow decay; solution agreed but not yet implemented.
Risk Grade 4
Slow decay; no solution agreed.
Risk Grade 5
Immediate risk of further rapid deterioration or loss of fabric; solution agreed but not yet implemented.
Risk Grade 6
Immediate risk of further rapid deterioration or loss of fabric; no solution agreed.