Penistone Market Day, early 1900s

Heritage and Character Assessment

This report presents a summary of the history and character of Penistone.

It has been prepared by consultants at AECOM on behalf of Locality, working closely with the Penistone Neighbourhood Group and is based on a detailed appraisal of the area carried out through desk study and fieldwork.

The document also details the approach adopted for the assessment, historical development of Penistone, heritage assets, natural factors, land use, managing change and an appendix featuring the listed buildings in the area.

Click here to download a PDF of the Penistone Heritage and Character Assessment (5.3MB).

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