Metadata

Conservation Areas

Title
Conservation Areas
Alternative Title
Dataset Language
eng
Abstract
Conservation Areas in Hertfordshire.

In line with Section 71 of the 1990 Act, Conservation Area designation represents a commitment by the District Council to formulate and publish proposals for the preservation and enhancement of the character and appearance of areas of special architectural or historic interest.
Section 72 of the 1990 Act requires that special attention be paid to the desirability of preserving or enhancing the character or appearance of a Conservation Area through the exercise of planning functions.
Topic Category
Environment
Keyword
Keyword Value: Countryside Conservation
Originating Controlled Vocabulary: Integrated Public Sector Vocabulary (IPSV)
Originating Controlled Vocabulary Citation: Version 2.00 - 2006-05-23

Keyword Value: Protected Sites
Originating Controlled Vocabulary: GEMET - INSPIRE Spatial Data Themes (GEMET)
Originating Controlled Vocabulary Citation: 2008-12-05
Temporal Extent
2007-03/2012-03
Dataset Reference Date
Date: 2012-06-18
Date Type: Revision
Lineage
This replaces data created by digitising Local Plans in 1997.
This data was created by merging data sourced from each Local Authority.

IPR: Ordnance Survey, HCC, District Councils
Product: OS MasterMap
Date: Various

IPR: HCC

IPR: District Councils
Bounding Coordinates
Hertfordshire
West Bounding Longitude: -0.76
East Bounding Longitude: 0.22
North Bounding Latitude: 52.10
South Bounding Latitude: 51.58
Extent
Extent: Hertfordshire
Authority Code: GB-HRT
Vertical Extent Information
- NOT APPLICABLE -
Minumum Value:
Maximum Value:
Coordinate reference system:
Spatial Reference System
Spatial Reference System: National Grid of Great Britain
Authority Code: GB
Spatial Resolution
0.1 metre
Resource Locator
Maps and Geographic Information - Hertfordshire County Council:
http://gisinfo.hertsdirect.org/index.htm
Data Format
Name of Format: ESRI/Shape file, ESRI/SDE
Version of the Format: - NOT APPLICABLE-
Responsible Organisation
Hertfordshire County Council - Corporate GIS Team
Email :gis@hertfordshire.gov.uk
Role: Distributor
Update Frequency
Irregular
Limitations on Public Access
Copyright Controlled. Use is subject to licence.
Use Constraints
Licensed under the Public Sector Mapping Agreement;


You must use the appropriate Copyright Acknowledgement;

For internal use:
For external use:
For Publicly Available Electronic Copies the following must also be added:
  • The HCC Watermark;
  • The phrase: "Use of this data is subject to terms and conditions." set out in a legible font and conspicuous position must form a clear hyperlink to http://www.hertsdirect.org/mapcopyright

This data is supplied without guarantee or any warranty as to the accuracy, currency or completeness, and is provided as is, excluding any warranties of any kind, either express or implied, to the fullest extent permitted by law, including (but not limited to) satisfactory quality or fitness for a particular purpose.
Additional information source
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Unique Resource Identifier
Code: conservation_areas
Codespace: infounit
Resource Type
dataset
Conformity
Specification Name: COMMISSION REGULATION (EC) No 1205/2008 of 3 December 2008 implementing Directive 2007/2/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council as regards metadata
Specification Date: 2008-12-04
Specification Date Type: Publication
Degree: False (Not Conformant)
Explanation: Not xml

Data Specifications for Annex 2 and 3 not confirmed
Metadata Date
2013-11-18
Metadata Language
eng
Metadata Point of Contact
Hertfordshire County Council - Corporate GIS Team
Email :gis@hertfordshire.gov.uk
Review date
Unknown
Attributes
Name Long Name Description
CONS_AREA The name of the conservation area
DISTRICT The Hertfordshire District the area is in
EASTING The easting co-ordinate of the centroid point
NORTHING The northing co-ordinate of the centroid point
AREA The area in square metres
HA The area in hectares
SUPPLYDATE The data the data was supplied to HCC by originating Local Authority
OSGB36 National Grid Bounding Coordinates
West: 486000 East: 552000 North: 245000 South: 189000
More Information

Location

R:\GIS\geodata\Hcc\environ\infounit\Conservation_Areas
SDE - HCC

Change History

1997-06-09
Version 1.0

2007-05-22
Version 2.0 - Major Revision

2007-07-31
Version 2.1 - North Herts Revised

2008-12-10
Version 2.2 - Dacorum & Stevenage Revised

2011-08-11
Version 2.3 - St Albans & North Herts Revised

2012-06-18
Watford Update (data supplied 2012-02) - New conservation area at Macdonnell Gardens.
Dacorum Updates (data supplied 2012-03) - Precision updated to MasterMap, several areas extended.