Town and Country Planning

2008-07-08PLANNING (LISTED BUILDINGS AND CONSERVATION AREAS) ACT 1990TSO (The Stationery Office), St Crispins, Duke Street, Norwich, NR3 1PD, 01603 622211,

London Borough of Hackney


NOTICE IS GIVEN under provision of the 1990 Act that the London Borough of Hackney Council has determined that the area described in the Schedule to this Notice is an area of special architectural or historic interest, and that it is desirable to preserve or enhance its character or appearance. It has accordingly designated the area as a “conservation area”.

The principal effects of this area being designated as a conservation area are as follows:

1. The Council is under a duty to prepare proposals to ensure the preservation or enhancement of the area.

2. Consent must be obtained from the Council for the demolition of any building in the area.

3. Special publicity must be given to planning applications for development in the area.

4. In carrying out any functions under the planning Acts (and, in particular in determining applications for planning permission and listed building consent), the Council and the Secretary of State are require to take into account the desirability of preserving or enhancing the character or appearance of the area.

5. Six weeks’ notice must be given to the Council before works are carried out to any tree in the area.

Further information regarding St Mark’s Conservation Area may be obtained—

• at then select St Mark’s;

• at Planning Reception 263 Mare Street, London E8 3HT, between 8.30am and 5.30pm Monday to Friday.

• by contacting the Conservation and Urban Design Team at

Sue Foster

Assistant Director, Regeneration and Planning, 263 Mare Street, London E8 3HT

Schedule of properties within the St Mark’s Conservation Area

Montague Road

1 - 53

54 - 62 (even)

62A Montague Court

Sandringham Road

1 - 9 (odd)

11- 85

87 - 97 (odd)

142 The Lord Stanley

Shacklewell Lane 30 - 76 (even)
St Marks Rise

3 - 44

St Marks Church

Independent Place

1 - 28,

33 – 69

Cecilia Road 1 – 48
Alvington Crescent

1 - 56

57 - 65 (odd)

Abersham Road 2 - 18 (even)
Colvestone Crescent


8 - 73

87 - 97 (odd)

St Marks Lecture Hall

Colvestone recreational Institute

Colvestone Primary School

Ridley Road 17,17A,19
Downs Park Road 2,4,8,10,12,14,16
Speechly Mews 1 – 7
Pendulum Mews 1-6
Time Square 1 - 40