Buildings are listed by Historic Scotland for their special architectural or historic interest on behalf of the Scottish Government. The aim of listing such buildings is to protect or enhance their special character by affording them statutory protection. The principles for listing buildings are fairly complex and there is no right of appeal against the Scottish Governments decision to list a property.\\nListed buildings are listed in 3 categories - A, B and C.\\nCategory A listed buildings are of national or international importance.\\nCategory B listed buildings are of regional importance.\\nCategory C buildings are of local importance.\\nA building's listing covers its interior, exterior and any object or structure fixed to a building or which falls within the curtilage of such a building, forming part of the land since before 1 July 1948.
Housing Land Audit Sites. Annual assessment of the housing land supply. Spatial and non-spatial data derived from planning applications.
Fife has over 6,200 Listed Buildings, which is close to 10% of Scotland’s total entries on the statutory list. Listed Buildings are buildings or other structures of special architectural or historic interest compiled by Historic Scotland. They are published as an XY point theme. This dataset contains polygon features derived form OS building footprint using the point features.