If you’re making changes to the exterior of your property, there are guidelines to follow to stay in compliance with our H-1 district. Please consult these resources before beginning any exterior work.
- Review of elements in Lexington’s H-1 Districts – this is a quick reference guide of the common changes that homeowners make, if these changes need approval, and if so, where to get it.
- Lexington’s Local Historic District (H-1 Overlay) Design Guidelines – this is a 256-page document describing the guidelines in detail.
- Certificate of Appropriateness Application – the form to fill out for changes that require review.
If you have any questions, contact the Lexington Office of Historic Preservation at (859) 258-3265.