Historic Houses Foundation

153

Aims/priorities:

Grants are available to organisations and individuals for repairs
and restoration work required to prevent loss of or damage to
historic buildings, their gardens, and any outbuildings, located in
England or Wales.

The objectives of the Foundation are:


 To advance the preservation, for the public benefit, of
buildings of sufficient historic or architectural significance or
importance to merit preservation, together with their gardens
and grounds


 To protect and augment the amenities and furnishings of any
such buildings, gardens and grounds


Who can apply?

Applicants can be either an organisation or a private individual,
having legal responsibility for the repair of an historic building, its
gardens and grounds, in England or Wales

Grant amount: The minimum grant that can be applied for is £1,000 and the
maximum is £250,000


Application process: The Foundation operates a two stage application process. Preapplication forms are available to complete online or download
from the website. If successful, the Foundation will arrange a site visit to make an initial check of the suitability and feasibility of the project prior to completion of the full application form.

Deadline: Pre-applications forms can be submitted at any time.

Full application forms are considered at quarterly meetings held throughout the year.


Contact: Tel: 01453 547 124 Email: info@historichousesfoundation.org.uk
Website: www.historichousesfoundation.org.uk