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Description: 5-11, Poole Hill (See Details for Further Address Information)
Date Listed: 1 August 1974
English Heritage Building ID: 101807
OS Grid Reference: SZ0803791070
OS Grid Coordinates: 408037, 91070
Latitude/Longitude: 50.7192, -1.8875
1. POOLE HILL
5l86 (South Side)
Nos 5 to 11 (odd)
SZ 0891 13/100 1.8.74
Includes Nos 39 and 41 West Hill Road. Picturesque group of former stables (now
garage), circa 1855, presumably associated with Pembroke Hotel. 3 steep gables
of painted brick with overhanging eaves and bargeboards, that to the left larger
and spanning pointed-arch entrance to covered courtyard. No 5, probably accommodation
for coachman, is a tall gabled 3-storey house of stucco, now with shop on ground
floor. Entrance arch leads to large covered yard, polygonal-ended and roofed
by big diagonal openwork struts starting low down; pitched skylight in centre.
Similar entrance at other end emerges under steep gable on Westhill Road (Nos
39-41), accompanied by 5 smaller gables, also with overhanging eaves. Ground
floor of both fronts has piers faced (presumably much later) with brown glazed
Nos 1 to 17 (odd) Pembroke Hotel, Nos 25 to 31 (odd), Nos 39 to 45 (odd) and
Nos 2 to 34 (even) Poole Hill form a group with Nos 166 to 196 even Commercial
Road, also the West Hill Road facades of Nos 1 to 11 (odd) Nos 17 to 21 (odd) and
Nos 41 to 45 (odd) form a further group with The Pembroke Arms, West Hill Road.
Listing NGR: SZ0803791070
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Source: English Heritage
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