Soho Road houses to be turned into primary school

Soho Road houses to be turned into primary school

A ROW of crumbling historic Georgian townhouses are to be revived and given an unlikely new lease of life – as a primary school.

The conversion of six large houses in Soho Road, Handsworth, will see a massive extension on the back, including a raised first-floor playground.

It will become a Sikh faith school, funded under the Coalition Government’s Free Schools policy.

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