The Preston Conservation Area Conservation Areas are defined as: “areas of special architectural or historic interest, the character or appearance of which it is desirable to preserve or enhance”. The NHDC website shows the area of the village which is a Conservation Area
In terms of Civil Parishes, our immediate neighbours are: Hitchin (an unparished area), Kings Walden, Langley, Offley, St Ippolyts and St Paul’s Walden. Of these the following have websites:
Kings Walden – Parish Council Including Breachwood Green and the hamlets of King’s Walden, Ley Green, Darleyhall, Lye Hill, Wandon End, Wandon Green and Winch Hill.