Video: Eight new homes could be built on former printworks in Louth

EIGHT new homes could be built on the former Allinson printworks in Queen Street, Louth.

Owner Geoff Allinson has put in an application to demolish the existing buildings and build the new homes, but the Victorian Society have strongly objected.

“It is precisely to protect historic buildings of this nature, that are not important enough to be statutorily listed but which make an important contribution to the townscape, that conservation areas exist,” said

Conservation Advisor Chris Costelloe.”

Read more in the Leader next week.

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