Historic Preservation

Historic Buildings

Pink Historic House PreservedThis is one of Charleston's oldest homes, built around 1700. 

Historic buildings are inherently sustainable. While it can be challenging, modern sustainability efforts can and are being integrated with historic preservation.

Board of Architectural Review (BAR)

Our preservation ethics and Board of Architectural Review (BAR) work to protect the embodied energy that it took for the construction of the our many historic properties.

Learn more about the Board of Architectural Review.