This £3 million temporary funding stream offers grants of up to £25,000 (plus any irrecoverable VAT) per property. The funding is for work that is urgently required and cannot proceed in the next 12 months without this funding. The work funded must be started before 31 October 2020 and completed by 30 September 2021.
In order to ensure the grant funding is focused on those most affected by COVID-19, priority will be given to applications seeking funding for:
Work required to address damage or deterioration exacerbated by the Covid-19 crisis and not fully covered by insurance; or
Maintenance or minor repairs required prior to reopening a building or monument to the public following a period of closure due to lockdown.
Applications will be accepted from owners, leaseholders (with a 21 year full repairing lease), and charitable bodies and trustees responsible for the maintenance and repair of:
Buildings and structures listed at Grade I and II*, that are publicly accessible for a minimum of 28 days per year
Buildings and structures listed at Grade II that are publicly accessible for a minimum of 28 days per year only if they are situated in
Scheduled monuments that are publicly accessible for a minimum of 28 days per year
There is a two-stage application process.
The deadline for Expressions of Interest is Sunday, 28 June 2020.
How To Apply
Guidance notes and the Expression of Interest form are available to download from the Historic England website.
This is a competitive scheme for which there is a two-stage application process:
Useful documents & links
Addresses and contacts
For further information on how to obtain this grant locally, please contact the following:
Cannon Bridge House
25 Dowgate Hill
Tel: 020 7973 3700
Fax: 020 7973 3001
Email: [email protected]