Hereford City Historic Area Assessment April 2018

This report constitutes a Historic Area Assessment of the central part of the city of Hereford.

The report considers the historical development of the heart of the city and goes on to make an assessment of the overall area as far as physical form, environment, traffic and communications and the historic environment are concerned. It summarises information concerning a series of study areas which were identified as part of the brief, and concludes with overall comments on the significance of the city, and statements concerning strengths, weaknesses and opportunities.

The purpose of the report is to provide a body of evidence on which to draw in the creation of forward plans for the area concerned. These forward plans will form part of the Local Plan for Herefordshire.