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New life for old buildings

Department of the Environment

New life for old buildings

by Department of the Environment

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Published by H.M. Stationery Off. in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain.
    • Subjects:
    • Buildings -- Remodeling for other use -- Great Britain.

    • Edition Notes

      Statement[issued by the] Dept. of the Environment, Scottish Development Dept. [and] Welsh Office.
      SeriesAspects of conservation,, 1
      ContributionsGreat Britain. Welsh Office., Great Britain. Scottish Development Dept.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsNA109.G7 A45
      The Physical Object
      Pagination22 p.
      Number of Pages22
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5326456M
      LC Control Number72179324

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