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Description: 5 and 6, Pakenham Road B15
Date Listed: 2 April 1981
English Heritage Building ID: 217489
OS Grid Reference: SP0612385339
OS Grid Coordinates: 406123, 285339
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4660, -1.9113
5104 Edgbaston B15
Nos 5 and 6
SP 0685 SW 46/28 2.4.81
Circa 1850-55; identical villas linked by screen wall coach houses. Each
of 2 storeys and attic, red brick with Italianate stucco dressings. 3 bays
symmetrical front. Plinth; rusticated quoins; first floor sill band with
acanthus enriched Vitruvian scroll, bed mould to frieze and dentil band below
flat eaves of gable end slate roof with flanking corniced chimney stacks;
2 round headed dormers. First floor has tripartite windows flanking single
central window, sashes revealed in thin pilaster strip frames with guttae
consoles to dentil cornices. Ground floor has shallow canted bays with Corinthian
pilasters supporting entablatures. Broad central porch of Corinthian columns
and entablature with dentilled and bracketed cornice (porch removed at No 6).
Four panel door in panelled reveals with geometric glazed rectangular fanlight.
The linked coach house screen walls are pierced by segmental arched coach
Listing NGR: SP0612385339
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Source: English Heritage
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